Catalogue Number: 2695
Hallmark Spectacle Frames Complimentary Repair Kit
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: C 2001
Time Period: 21st C
Description Of Item: Dense white plastic foam container 110 mm x 65 mm x 15 mm, with white, light card outer sleeve which bears the words Hallmark Design Collection and a crown logo on the face and (c) Hallmark Cards Inc on the rear face in gold lettering. the plastic container has three sections, one containing a small flat bladed screwdriver, a second containing a black leather spectacle cord with adjustable loops and a third with a clear plastic cover containing two screws.
Historical Significance: Repair kits of this type were supplied with Hallmark branded frames as a promotional item by the distributors of the frames (Modstyle Pty Ltd) when they were first introduced in 2001.
How Acquired: Donated by Colin Bates
Date Acquired: 12/10/2015
Location: Archive office. East wall shelves unit 3. Drawer 11