19th C blued steel oval eye spectacles

Catalogue Number: 166
19th C blued steel oval eye spectacles
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles (with lenses)
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Oval (asymmetric) eye spectacles, blued steel, saddle bridge, skull temples, glazed +2.00 DS R and L. W 11.3 cm x D 2.4 cm
Historical Significance: Digital image 3.1 Mb in Museum iPhoto
How Acquired: Donated by M Wagner, South Australia
Condition: Fair. Corrosion of metal and lenses fit poorly
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 10

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