English clip eyeglasses with nickel-plated frame,

Made:
1880-1899 in England

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English clip eyeglasses with nickel-plated frame, oval lenses, short perfection and shell plates, c. 1890 (frame only).

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/341
Materials:
nickel plated, steel (metal) and tortoiseshell
type:
nose spectacles - pince nez
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
  • spectacles
  • nose spectacles
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles