Folding, silver plated lorgnette hand spectacles

Made:
1870-1910
maker:
Unknown
supplier:
C. W. Dixey and Son

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Folding lorgnette hand spectacles with silver plated brass handle and frame, carrying loop and flower decoration, unsigned, British, 1870-1910. Supplied by C. W. Dixey and Son, London, England.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
2000-831/28
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and gold plated (gilded)
type:
hand spectacles - lorgnette
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
  • spectacles
  • hand spectacles