Oval eye steel rim spectacles

Catalogue Number: 3344
Oval eye steel rim spectacles
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacles (with lenses)
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c1895
Time Period: 19th C
Description Of Item: Oval eye steel rim spectacle frame, 145 x 30 mm, with W-bridge and straight temples, glazed with flat glass lenses R and L + 4.00 D Sph. Frame size about 38 x 24. Each temple tip impressed 'PEBBLES'.
How Acquired: Donated by Elizabeth Hatfield, Fellow of the College
Date Acquired: June 2017
Condition: Early rusting on rims, otherwise good
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 11

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