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Object Name Case, Eyeglass
Title Eyeglasses Case
Catalog Number 1954.1.3
Date ca. 1910
Material(s) Silver/Velvet
Dimensions H-2.125 W-4.5 D-0.5 inches
Description This is an oval shaped sterling silver eyeglasses case. It is lined with green velvet on the top and bottom. It has a push-button spring catch and an inside lip on both sides on the bottom section. The initials "JLA" are etched into the top.
Notes Belonged to James Lane Allen, KY poet and author.
Collection Franklin Marion Gentry Collection
People James Lane Allen
Subjects Eyeglasses
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS