Small brown shell lorgnette

Catalogue Number: 3819
Small brown shell lorgnette
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Lorgnette
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1940s-1950s
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Description Of Item: Round eye folding plastic lorgnette. Tortoise-shell coloured plastic with rhinestone decoration on eyerims and short handle. Clear plastic suspension loop. Glazed +3.00DS R&L. Dimensions closed: 78mm x 39mm x 15mm.
Historical Significance: Bought as Lot 226, Brighton & Hove Auctions, 26 July 2019.
How Acquired: Donated by Michael Aitken
Date Acquired: August 2019
Condition: Excellent
Location: Archive Office. Spectacles cabinet Drawer 4

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