Ornate plastic tortoiseshell, long handled lorgnette spectacles.

Made:
1900-1930
maker:
Unknown
supplier:
C. W. Dixey and Son

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Plastic long handled lorgnette spectacles with oval frames, glass lenses and flat ornate curved fretwork handle , light amber tortoiseshell effect, unsigned, British, 1900-1930. Supplied by C. W. Dixey and Son, London, England.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
2000-831/45
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, nickel plated and plastic (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (closed): 10 mm x 255 mm x 30 mm,
overall (open): 10 mm x 220 mm x 250 mm, Wt. 0.026kg
type:
hand spectacles - lorgnette
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
  • spectacles
  • hand spectacles

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