Extending spectacles

Made:
1801-1850 in England
maker:
G B

Extending spectacles, brass, one lens missing, in painted tin case with hinged lid, spectacles inscribed G.B, English, 1801-1850

Details

Category:
Ophthalmology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A28491
Materials:
case, tin and spectacles, brass
type:
spectacles ophthalmology (aids), extending, ophthalmology (aids), spectacle case and spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass