Large spectacles with one-piece hook sides and oval lenses

Made:
1913

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Large metal spectacles with one-piece hook sides and oval lenses (no lenses present). 'Worn by Beaupre a French giant in Canada' (front 6.5" wide). Donated to M.W. Dunscombe by Mrs Grant of Montreal after the death of Dr S.S. Grant.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/227
Materials:
incomplete and metal
Measurements:
lenses: 40 mm x 31 mm
overall (folded): 170 mm
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles