Large round eye pince-nez frame

Catalogue Number: 823
Large round eye pince-nez frame
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Pince-nez
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1925
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Description Of Item: Large round eye pince-nez frame, unglazed.Gold metal frame, eyewires coated with tortoise-shell coloured plastic. Straight cork coated nosepads. Frame stamped: O.R.G.M./337885/20. Ribbon attached. W: 9.9 cm x D: 4.2 cm
How Acquired: Donated by Mrs Wantrup, widow of Charles Wantrup, Melbourne optometrist
Condition: Very good
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 6

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