Catalogue Number: 3865
Protector black nylon safety glasses
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Protective eyewear
Time Period: 21st C
Description Of Item: Pair of safety spectacles with black nylon frame. Single bridge, hockey temples. Hinged perforated side shields. Left temple marked 'Protector Saferty', right temple marked 'MADE TO AS1337' . Plano glass thermally hardened lenses. Both lenses etched near top rim 'HTT'. Frame 143 x 50mm.
Historical Significance: Protector-Alsafe merged with Blackwoods in 2016 as the industrial safety arm of Wesfarmers.
How Acquired: Donated by Anonymous
Date Acquired: 6/5/2020
Condition: Good, lenses pitted
Location: Archive Office. Cabinet One Drawer 1