Oval eye sunglasses, green lenses

Catalogue Number: 819
Oval eye sunglasses, green lenses
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Sunglasses
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1890
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Oval eye nickel alloy sunglasses. Green plano lenses, saddle bridge, short straight sides. W: 11.2 cm x D: 2.8 cm
How Acquired: Donated by Mrs Wantrup, widow of Charles Wantrup, Melbourne optometrist
Condition: Good but surface corrosion
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 6

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