Case, Spectacles, Leatherette; Unknown maker; 1900-1950; RI.0000.235

Name/Title

Case, Spectacles, Leatherette

About this object

A slimline spectacles case made of wood, covered in leather and lined with velvet.

The handwritten label inside the lid reads 'J Molloy Gummies Bush', this could be James Haven Molloy, born 1906 in Gummies Bush and now buried in Christchurch when he passed away at the age of 91 in 1997.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1900-1950

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood
organic, processed material, leather
inorganic, processed material, metal
inorganic, processed material, textile, velvet

Inscription and Marks

Label inside lid, handwritten: 'J Molloy Gummies Bush'

Measurements

h 10 mm x w 65 mm x d 130 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing and Accessories

Object Type

containers

Object number

RI.0000.235

Copyright Licence  

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