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LORGNETTES

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

A black and gold bakelite lorgnettes enriched with plastic stars simulating diamond shooting stars. The body is hinged and collapses into the handle.

Category:
costume accessories
Object name:
LORGNETTES
Made from:
Bakelite -- glass
Made in:
Hong Kong, China
Date made:
ca. 1950
Size:
17.8 cm (7 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
63.18
Class:
BAKELITE
Signature marks:
MARK on side: Hong Kong
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973