Multifocal spectacles belonging to Professor Barry Cole

Catalogue Number: 1475
Multifocal spectacles belonging to Professor Barry Cole
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles (with lenses)
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1990
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Frame:Germany
Publisher/Manufacturer: Frame: Neostyle
Description Of Item: Gunmetal coloured rectangular metal/half nylon rimmed spectacles with Essilor Varilux Comfort Ormex (1.56) multifocal lenses. Rx:RE:+3.00/-1.75x100 LE:+3.25/-1.50x95, Near Add +2.25. Frame: 'NEOSTYLE Frame Germany OFFICE 692 357 52.21 / 20\140 CE'. In contemporary maroon snap case embossed 'Gutteridge & Douglas/ Optometrists/ 348 Hampton Street, Hampton 3188/ Ph: 9598 ?220. Frame: W: 14.7cm x D: 3.6cm
Historical Significance: Spectacles belonged to Professor Barry Cole
How Acquired: Donated by Professor Barry Cole
Date Acquired: 28.03.2010
Condition: Good, some grime & scratches
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 14

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