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Object Name Case, Field Glasses
Catalog Number 0985.10.00218b
Description Field glasses case of black leather with a metal roller buckle shoulder strap. Lid is attached with single leather strap, and closes with metal roller buckle and leather strap. No lining. For field glasses (.218a).
Material Leather/metal
Dimensions W-6 L-7 D-3.25 inches
Owned John Crawford Witherspoon
Owner Regiment 1st South Carolina Infantry (Hagood's), Co. D
Provenance John Crawford Witherspoon, Co. D, 1st South Carolina Infantry (Hagood's), used these field glasses during the war.
People Witherspoon, John Crawford
Search Terms Optics
Subjects Optical devices