Spectacles and case; Townsend, F J; [?]; CT80.1326a

Name/Title

Spectacles and case

About this object

Spectacles and case; the spectacles have circular lenses with a gold bridge and gold, expanding arms. The case is of dark blue or black leather, lined with blue velvet. On the lid, printed in gold is: 'F. J. Townsend, / Optician (Regd) / 40 George St / Dunedin, NZ.'

Maker

Townsend, F J

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Otago, Dunedin

Medium and Materials

processed material, glass; processed material, metal; processed material, leather; processed material, textile, velvet.

Inscription and Marks

Printed in gold on the case: 'F. J. Townsend, / Optician (Regd) / 40 George St / Dunedin, NZ.'

Measurements

h 17mm x l 135mm x w 55mm
Small

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

personal effect

Object number

CT80.1326a

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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