Gold turnpin bent 'preserver' spectacles, with ova

Made:
1828-1838 in Bristol
maker:
John Braham

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Gold turnpin bent 'preserver' spectacles, with oval lenses by John Braham, Bristol, 1828-1838

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/157
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, gold plated (gilded) and metal
type:
protective spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles