Spectacle frame with Japanese-style ends

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Tortoiseshell spectacle frame with small oval lenses (missing), metal hinges and one-piece side-arms with "Japanese" ends (large hollow rings). Inside of side-arms partially lined with cloth.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/144
Materials:
incomplete, metal and tortoiseshell
Measurements:
lenses: 33 mm x 25 mm
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles