Catalogue Number: 2775
Nickel oval-eye spectacles
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles (with lenses)
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c 1900
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Description Of Item: Nickel metal oval-eye spectacle frame with W-bridge and curl temples, glazed with low power flat-base glass lenses, 120 x 30 mm, size about 38/26.
How Acquired: Donated by Donated by John Boxshall, Canning St Carlton, relative of Ms H Moody & Mr J Garratt, early Victorian optometrists.
Date Acquired: Mar 2009
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 1