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Object ID 003797

Object Name Speclight container

Object Desc Glasses that have attached light. The box includes the container, the glasses, a usage sheet, and the light.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003805a-d

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Lights/Lamps


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 14

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords glasses,lamp,light,Speclight,

Title Speclight container

Description The container is a dark purple and includes glasses with a purple rope, a usage guide, and a silver battery. The box has grey tape on one side. The glasses are circular plastic glases, with the light attached to the bridge. The rope comes off of this bridge. The sheet has directions on how to attach the speclight to specticals on one side and an ad for a current controller on the other side.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2

Length 6.5

Width 3.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details measured the container itself

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Comprex Oscillator Corporation

Maker Details Has been around since at least 1935-found a patent application dated to this time. Located in New York City.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3805a-d



Date OCT 22,2015

Summary fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes The box itself is not in the best shape-has duct tape on one side. Tear on the back side, and one flap is slightly torn. The bottom is discolored. The directions sheet is curved over and also folded over. Many tears along the edges.


Date APR 23,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 14 from Room 9, Shelf 18 - automatic entry by admin