Folding eyeglasses with oval lenses and 'easy' spring

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Tortoiseshell folding eyeglasses with oval lenses and 'easy' spring. Marked 'JHB2'.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/278
Materials:
complete, metal and tortoiseshell
Measurements:
lenses: 28 mm,
overall (folded): 60 mm
type:
nose spectacles - pince nez
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
  • spectacles
  • nose spectacles
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles