Pair of plastic tear-drop spectacles frames

Made:
1950-1960 in Cobham
supplier:
C. W. Dixey and Son Limited
maker:
Unknown

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Pair of plastic spectacles frames without lenses, female style, tear-drop lens frame with jewellery decoration (silver branch and green glass berries), unsigned, 1950-1960. Supplied by C. W. Dixey and Son Limited, London, England.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
2000-831/10
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, nickel plated, plastic (unidentified) and silver plated
Measurements:
overall (closed): 40 mm x 135 mm x 45 mm,
overall (open): 50 mm x 135 mm x 130 mm, Wt. 0.023kg
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass