Catalogue Number: 3944
Pair of Glass Spectacle Lenses in Envelopes
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacle lenses
Corporation: U K Optical
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1990s
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: United Kingdom
Publisher/Manufacturer: U K Optical
Description Of Item: Two white envelopes 75 mm x 75 mm x10 mm imprinted with purple diagonal strip in the top left corner containing the letters UKO in white. The body of the envelope is imprinted in black MINUS CYLINDER and Made in the United Kingdom. 65 is imprinted in large characters and MM both in purple. Both envelopes are stamped +0.25+1.00 and +1.25 -1.00 .
Historical Significance: Lenses were part of old stock kept at the ACO dispensing laboratory.
How Acquired: Donated by ACO Optical Dispensing Laboratory via David Leeming
Date Acquired: 08/2019
Location: Archive office. East wall shelves unit 3. Drawer 8