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Eyeglasses in Case

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Eyeglass Cases; Eyeglasses; Glass (Material); Metal; Cloth
Summary
Eyeglasses on a gold chain attached to a wire earpiece, with a cloth-lined metal case. Items were owned by Dr. Aristides Monteiro, a Civil War surgeon with the Confederate Army.
Date Created
1865; circa 1865
Description
1.5 x 10.8 x 4 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Owned by Aristides Monteiro
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01100