Magnifier with ornate wooden handle

Catalogue Number: 3381
Magnifier with ornate wooden handle
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Magnifiers
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: Late 19th C
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Brass rimmed magnifying lens, dia 60 mm, flat base, 5.00 D sph, with ornate turned and carved wooden handle, 113 mm long, overall dimensions 180 x 60 mm.
How Acquired: Donated by Michael Aitken, honorary archivist
Date Acquired: Aug 2017
Condition: Good
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 4

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