Blued steel D-shaped protective spectacles

Catalogue Number: 661
Blued steel D-shaped protective spectacles
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Protective eyewear
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1850
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Blued steel D-shaped protective spectacles, with tinted flat plano lenses & D-shaped gauze side shields. Fine folding skull temples. W 11.2 cm x D 3.0 cm
How Acquired: Donated by F Slade, mid 20th C Melbourne optometrist
Condition: Very good
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 3

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