19 th C tortoise-shell spectacle frame

Catalogue Number: 118
19 th C tortoise-shell spectacle frame
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacle frame
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Tortoise shell spectacle frame, metal hinges, tortoise shell hockey sides. W 12.0 cm D 4.0 cm
Historical Significance: 2.2 Mb image in Museum iPhoto.
How Acquired: Donated by J Bissel, Victorian optometrist
Condition: Excellent
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 10

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