Pair of round-rim metal framed spectacles

Made:
1820-1870
maker:
Unknown
supplier:
C. W. Dixey and Son

Pair of round rim spectacles with oval glass lenses, gilded brass frames and double folding arms with lug ends, unsigned, British, 1820-1870. Supplied by C. W. Dixey and Son, London, England.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
2000-831/36
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and gold plated (gilded)
Measurements:
overall (closed): 20 mm x 115 mm x 35 mm,
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass