Spectacles with case

Made:
1790-1809

Tortoiseshell spectacles with small oval lenses, metal hinges and two-piece hinged metal side-arms, 1790-1809. In a red leather tuck case.

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Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/137
Materials:
complete, leather, metal, tortoiseshell
Measurements:
overall: 117 x 27 x 20 mm
lenses: 27 mm x 20 mm,
spectacles: 117 mm
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles

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