Loyd's American Stereoscope, c. 1856, leather-covered box with full-length lid, viewing eyepieces in front panel, rear drop-down flap marked "Loyd's American Stereoscope, Patented April 15, 1856," interior with velvet-lined slots to position the glass diapositives for viewing, lg. 7 1/2, wd. 5 1/4, dp. 4 in.
In overall good condition. Wood around one lens cracked . A couple of leather cracks.
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