'Ruka' manual lens cutter

Catalogue Number: 1184
'Ruka' manual lens cutter
Category: Equipment
Sub-Category: Lens Cutter
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1920
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Description Of Item: Heavy metal instrument to cut spectacle lenses to shape to fit frames. Cast metal, wooden handle, black enamel paint. Manufacturer's plate (worn). H:26.0cm x W:11.0cm base diameter
Condition: Good
Location: Archive room. West wall. Unit 2 Overhead display

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