Straight eye preserver spectacles

Made:
1801-1900
Straight eye preserver spectacles, horn or bone, amber lenses, Chinese, 1801-1900. Straight eye preserver spectacles, horn or bone, amber lenses, Chinese, 1801-1900.

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Straight eye preserver spectacles, horn or bone, amber lenses, Chinese, 1801-1900.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Straight eye preserver spectacles, horn or bone, amber lenses, Chinese, 1801-1900.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Straight eye preserver spectacles, horn or bone, with circular amber lenses, Chinese, 1801-1900

Details

Category:
Ophthalmology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A69373
Materials:
amber, bone, complete and horn
type:
sun-glasses
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • protective spectacles
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust