Military spectacles in case

Catalogue Number: 630
Military spectacles in case
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles with case
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1942
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Germany
Description Of Item: German military spectacles in metal case labelled 'Dienst-Brille' (Service Spectacles). Metal round eye, saddle bridge, curl sides, glazed. Metal case also includes original prescription (18.4.42) and a note dated 15 Nov 42 that they were picked up on a battlefield W11.4 cm x D 4.1 cm.
How Acquired: Donated by Mr K MacFarlane, Melbourne optometrist in the early 20thC
Condition: Spectacles very good. Case good.
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 14

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