Coil spring spectacles

Made:
1948-1960

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Coil spring spectacles, gilt metal with plastic coating, probably National Health Service issue, English, 1948-1960

Details

Category:
Ophthalmology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A681234
Materials:
frame, metal (gilt) and frame, plastic
type:
spectacles ophthalmology (aids) and coil springs, ophthalmology (aids) and spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust