Unglazed make-up IDOS spectacle frame

Catalogue Number: 3394
Unglazed make-up IDOS spectacle frame
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacle frame
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1980
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Italy
Description Of Item: Unglazed flesh coloured shell spectacle frame, 135 x 45 mm, designed for use when applying facial make-up. Hinged lens rims give access to the face around one eye while having spectacle correction in the other. Marked on the inside of the the right temple '140 Idos MADE IN ITALY' and on the inside of the left temple 'Cosmetic 808'
How Acquired: Donated by Elizabeth Hatfield, Fellow of the College
Date Acquired: Aug 2017
Condition: Very good
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 2

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