'Eye-preserver' spectacles with sets of D-shaped lenses

Tortoiseshell 'eye-preserver' spectacles with two sets of blue D-shaped lenses and silver turnpin side-arms. Side-arms are hallmarked and marked with 'H A' or 'H T'.

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Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-323/152
Materials:
complete, silver, tortoiseshell
Measurements:
lenses: 30 mm x 29 mm
type:
sun-glasses
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • protective spectacles
credit:
Dunscombe collection of spectacles
status:
Permanent collection

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