Case - Eyeglass

Samuel Barry, Manufacturer

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Samuel Barry, Manufacturer
Eyeglass case with purple (no white) snake skin inspired design. One side of the case is stamped with gold. It reads: SAMUEL BARRY, D.B.D.A., THE EYESIGHT SPECIALIST, 290 Queen St., Auckland. The case has a hard cover and the flap opens to reveal a lip on the bottom which would have held a pair of glasses. The inside of the case is lined with velvet (original colour unclear).
Signature/Marks and Type
Samuel Bary, D.B.O.A./ The Eyesight Specialist/ 290 Queen St,/ Auckland Printed
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Samuel Barry. Case - Eyeglass, 2003.613. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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