Early tortoiseshell spectacles

Early tortoiseshell spectacles with small oval lenses, metal hinges and tapering side-pieces (frame damaged).

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Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/142
Materials:
complete, metal and tortoiseshell
Measurements:
lenses: 29 mm x 26 mm
type:
spectacles and spectacles and
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles

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