English rimless rigid eyeglasses with horizontal b

Made:
1900-1919 in England

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English rimless rigid eyeglasses with horizontal bar, gold frame and oval astigmatic lenses, c. 1910.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/381
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), cork, glass, gold plated (gilded) and metal (unknown)
type:
nose spectacles - pince nez
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
  • spectacles
  • nose spectacles
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles