Nickel alloy round eye spectacles

Catalogue Number: 235
Nickel alloy round eye spectacles
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles (with lenses)
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: First half 20th C
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Description Of Item: Nickel alloy round eye spectacles with saddle bridge, curl sides, glazed with flat SV lenses. Original paper label on lens inscribed 4.00/10 (ie 4.0 D, 10 inch focal length). W 11.0 cm x D 3.9 cm.
How Acquired: Donated by CW Kett, honorary life member of the College
Condition: Good, some corrosion to frame
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 12

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