Civil War Eye Glasses - Inventory Number: PER 009 / SOLD
Silver frames eyeglasses accompanied by original velvet lined leather case. Lenses are in excellent condition. Judging by the absence of eyeglasses in photographs of Civil War troops, many men who could have used glasses went without. Perhaps the soldier considered them too expensive, or did not know his eyesight was poor, either way eyeglasses are a rare find.
Inventory Number: PER 009 / SOLD