Chatelaine spectacle case

Catalogue Number: 1151
Chatelaine spectacle case
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacle case
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1910
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Birmingham England
Description Of Item: Chatelaine spectacle case in sterling silver, hall marked Birmingham 1910 with repousse art nouveau decoration on the front and royal blue velvet lining. Metal chain and sterling silver hook. 165 x 40 mm.
How Acquired: Donated by C W Kett, Early 20th C Melbourne optometrist and honorary life member of the College
Date Acquired: 1970
Condition: Very good
Location: Archive room. West wall. Unit 4 Drawer 5

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