'Perfection' folding eyeglasses with oval lenses

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'Perfection' folding eyeglasses with tortoiseshell frame, gold spring, oval lenses and shell-lined plaquets. Frame broken and mended with wire.

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Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/277
Materials:
complete, gold, tortoiseshell
Measurements:
lenses: 30 mm,
overall (folded): 70 mm
type:
nose spectacles - pince nez
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
  • spectacles
  • nose spectacles
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles

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