Spectacles

Made:
1917 in Manchester

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Pair of spectacles in case and cardboard box, made by Thomas Armstrong & Brother, Manchester, 1917, with prescription from the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital.

Details

Category:
Ophthalmology
Object Number:
Y1999.38
Materials:
cardboard, glass, leather and metal (unknown)
Measurements:
case: 20 mm x 132 mm x 52 mm,
box: 32 mm x 155 mm x 68 mm,
glasses (folded): 17 mm x 118 mm x 70 mm,
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Gift of Mrs. V. Sharp