Kidney shaped spectacle cases

Catalogue Number: 1158
Kidney shaped spectacle cases
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacle case
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: early 20th C
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Description Of Item: Kidney shaped end-opening spectacle cases curved to take open eye-glasses, soft grained morocco stitched and velvet lined. 110 x 55 mm
How Acquired: Donated by C W Kett, Melbourne optometrist (A and B) C donated by Mr and Mrs R Butler Ulverstone, Tasmania
Date Acquired: 1970
Condition: Good
Location: Archive room. West wall. Unit 4 Drawer 5

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