Pair of metal spectacles with blue tinted lenses

Made:
1838-1870 in City of Westminster
maker:
Unknown
supplier:
C. W. Dixey and Son

Pair of silver plated steel framed spectacles, fitted with lightly blue tinted glass lenses (non-corrective, may be artist aid), unsigned, British, 1838-1870. Supplied by C. W. Dixey and Son, London, England.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
2000-831/15
Materials:
glass, silver plated and steel (metal)
Measurements:
overall (closed): 25 mm x 145 mm x 35 mm,
overall (open): 35 mm x 115 mm x 130 mm, Wt. 0.013 mm,
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass

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