Straight spectacles

Made:
1800-1900

Straight spectacles, steel wire, in frog mouth case, leather, supplied by Deacon of 42 Hight St., Sydenham, Kent, English, 1800-1900

Details

Category:
Ophthalmology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A681341
Materials:
case, leather, case, velvet, lining and frames, steel (wire)
type:
spectacles and ophthalmology (aids), frog mouth, ophthalmology (aids), spectacles and straight
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass