Green-Lensed Spectacles

Made:
1770-1790 in Unknown place
Green-Lensed Spectacles

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Green-Lensed Spectacles
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Musuem

Sunglasses with green lenses and pegged joints, made in around 1770.

Details

Category:
Ophthalmology
Object Number:
Y2000.202
Materials:
glass and metal (unknown)
Measurements:
overall (folded): 18 mm x 114 mm x 41 mm,
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass