Brass oval eye spectacles

Catalogue Number: 793
Brass oval eye spectacles
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles (with lenses)
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1800-1850
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Brass oval eye spectacles, saddle bridge, straight sides with hole in end. Glazed with convex lenses. W: 11.1 cm x D: 2.7 cm
How Acquired: Donated by Mrs Wantrup, widow of Charles Wantrup, Melbourne optometrist
Condition: Good
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 6

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