Rimless oval eye pince-nez

Catalogue Number: 832
Rimless oval eye pince-nez
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Pince-nez
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1890
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Rimless oval eye pince-nez. Sprung arch bridge in white metal. Lenses drilled and screw mounted. Glazed with concave lenses. W: 7.6 cm x D: 4.0 cm
How Acquired: Donated by Mrs Wantrup, widow of Charles Wantrup, Melbourne optometrist
Condition: Very good but fault in one lens
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 6

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