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Jealousy glass - 'The Private Eye'
OPERA GLASSES AND SPYGLASSES
jealousy glass
Van Cort Instruments
North America: USA, Massachusetts, Northampton
1980s
wood; brass; glass; metal; cardboard; foam
overall: 55 mm x 29 mm

Jealousy glass / sideways viewer with dark brown woodgrain cylindrical casing and brass ends, engraved with arrows to indicate the direction of viewing. Double-sided featuring twin oval mirrors and apertures. Modern reproduction in an antique style. Together, as supplied, with red cardboard box, lined with grey foam, with separate lid.


2018.321

College Purchase, 2018



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