Chatelaine spectacle case in antique 'Brass Royale'

Catalogue Number: 3317
Chatelaine spectacle case in antique 'Brass Royale'
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacle case
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Chatelaine spectacle case made of brass with machine engraved surface with high Victorian ornamentation. The metal belt clasp is also highly ornamented and has a vacant cartouche. The clasp connects to the case by a pair of brass chains. Total length 230 mm, width 40 mm.
How Acquired: On loan from Michael Aitken, honorary archivist
Date Acquired: May 2017
Condition: Very good

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