THE JOHN HENRY KILBUCK COLLECTION
Goggles

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Collection John Henry Kilbuck Collection
Date 1885 ca.-1911 ca.
Description Wooden snow goggles used to prevent snow-blindness from the glare off the snow. The goggles are carved out of one piece of wood with one indentation for the nose and a narrow slit for the eyes and a small ledge over the eye area as an eye-shade. There is red pigment on the outside surface and black pigment on the inside.
Dimensions W-1.25 L-5.25 inches
Category 3: Personal Artifacts
Object ID 1911.031
Object Name Goggles
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