Barrel-style Contact Lens Case

Catalogue Number: 4015
Barrel-style Contact Lens Case
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Contact lenses and accessories
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 2000s
Time Period: 21st C
Description Of Item: Clear plastic barrel type contact lens case 48 mm x 30 mm diameter with white fluted screw cap and hinged lens baskets on a central stem. Cap has a recessed central domed section 18 mm in diameter. One of the lens baskets has R embossed and the other a heart shape. The barrel section has a fluted section around the base and a moulded 'fill line' 20 mm from the base. Temporary storage Box A
Historical Significance: A form of case for use with chemical, non-hydrogen peroxide, soft lens disinfection systems.
How Acquired: Donated by Colin Bates
Date Acquired: 17/7/2017
Condition: Very Good
Location: Archive Room. East wall Unit 5 Cupboard

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