Miniature eyeglass case with eyeglasses (eyeglasses)

French
Late 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 1.5 cm (2 3/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2287c

Medium or Technique

Green glass lenses, metal frame

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sablé, containing miniature eyeglasses with green glass.

Provenance

Elizabeth Day McCormick (b. 1873 - d. 1957), Chicago; 1943, gift of McCormick to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 14, 1943)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection