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Steel 19th C spectacles, curl sides

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Catalogue Number: 633
Steel 19th C spectacles, curl sides
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles (with lenses)
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1885
Time Period: 19th C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Publisher/Manufacturer: C W PUGH
Description Of Item: Small oval eye steel spectacles, possibly hand made. Curl sides saddle bridge. L temple stamped: C W PUGH R temple stamped: MELBOURNE. Glazed; R:+2.75 DS L:+2.50 DS. W 11.0cm x D 2.8 cm.
How Acquired: Donated by Mr Ken MacFarlane. Melbourne optometrist mid 20th C
Condition: Fair; quite corroded
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 10

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