Pince-nez nose spectacles with round lenses, torto

Made:
1860-1910 in City of Westminster
maker:
Unknown
supplier:
C. W. Dixey and Son

Pince-nez nose spectacles with round lenses, tortoiseshell covered gilded brass frame and bridge with loop and attached cord, unsigned, British, 1860-1910. Supplied by C. W. Dixey and Son, London, England.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
2000-831/26
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cotton (fibre), glass, gold plated (gilded) and tortoiseshell
type:
nose spectacles - pince nez
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
  • spectacles
  • nose spectacles