993.354.1: Protective Goggles & Case, 1851-1900

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993.354.1: Protective Goggles & Case.
Image No. 3041 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Protective traveller's goggles in an oval-shaped copper-coloured plated steel container with hinged lid. The goggles have wire mesh eyecups and holes at sides for attaching the ear cords. Rudimentary cord bridge. Oval eyes, glazed with clear glass lenses. Goggles dimensions given.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.354.1
Collection: Ophthalmology
Date: 1851-1900

Object Dimensions

  • Height: 3.5 cm
  • Width: 13.5 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Goggles
  • b) Case

Object Materials

  • cord,
  • glass,
  • plating,
  • steel

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