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Descriptions
black 554 inlaid wood ornament plate 5 painted 276 dark brown 54 clasps 2 burled 2 chromed metal 2 silver 707 metal 3340 blond 2 eye 4 veneer 3 hinges 4 lens 2 wood 4438 magnifying
Names
stereoscope
Date:
ca. 1880's
Dimensions:
Eyepieces: .875 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Nick Eggenhofer
Remarks:
Stereoscope, box-type table top model. Burled wood veneer with silver metal ornament tacked on center front and 1/4" wide band of diagonally inlaid blonde and dark brown woods around front edges. Painted black wood around magnifying lens (4-5/8" diameter) and eye lenses (1-1/2 diameter). Made in three sections with silver metal hinges and clasps. Wood cardholder with cut-out shield design and silver metal uprights, hinge mounted on sliding wood base (6-1/4 X 2-1/4") on top of middle section. Hing-mounted cut-out wood brace on bottom of middle section fits into one of four square openings in chromed metal plate screwed in bottom section.
Accession Number:
1.69.955A

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