Spectacles, Child's with Case; Fairmaid Optical Co. Ltd.; 09.02.1899; WY.2004.57
Spectacles, Child's with CaseAbout this object
These glasses and their case came from Fairmaid Optical Co. of Princes Street, Dunedin. The owner is unknown, but they are dated 9 February 1899, and likely belonged to a child.Maker
inorganic, processed material, glass
inorganic, processed material, metal, gold coloured alloy
organic, processed, animal, skin, mammal skin, cow skin, cow leather
inorganic, processed material, metal, steel
inorganic, processed material, textile, velvet
Spectacle case, upper left: 'Fa...'
Back of case in ink:'WY 200457'
Inside lid on card printed:' Reg. No. 2/1614 9 FEB 1899'
'Full details of these glasses are registered. In'
'case of loss or accident they can be immediately'
'FAIRMAID OPTICAL CO., LTD.'
'QUEEN'S BUILDING PRINCES STREET.,DUNEDIN.'
Overwritten in ink:'READING'
Lower inside edge of case in gold:' We have a record of your prescription'
This object is from
Include tags such as place names, people, dates, events and colours. Use commas to separate multiple tags. e.g. Pablo Picasso, Madrid, red, 1930s.