Georgian silver round-eye spectacles in case

Catalogue Number: 1226
Georgian silver round-eye spectacles in case
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles with case
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1810 - 1820
Time Period: 19th C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: England
Description Of Item: 2 section slotting papier-mache case with embossed leather veneer containing small round eye silver Georgian spectacles with sliding temples. 06 engraved on right temple. Lens power R +5.25 DS L +5.50 DS. Flat lenses
How Acquired: Donated by Ovenden Optometrists Melbourne, originally owned by a resident of Geelong
Date Acquired: 1995
Condition: Good. Original conditon
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 11

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