Pair of gilded wire framed round spectacles

Made:
1910-1930 in Cobham
maker:
Unknown
and
C. W. Dixey and Son

Pair of wire framed round lens spectacles, male style, gilded brass with tortoiseshell decoration, plastic nose support and curved arm ends, unsigned, British, 1910-1930. Supplied by C. W. Dixey and Son, London, England.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
2000-831/5
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, gold plated (gilded), plastic (unidentified), tortoiseshell
Measurements:
overall (closed): 20 mm x 120 mm x 40 mm,
overall (open): 40 mm x 120 mm x 120 mm, Wt. 0.023kg
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass

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