Catalogue Number: 1540
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacle accessories
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: mid 20th century
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Description Of Item: Spectaclips: A pair of marcasite trims designed to clip on to the top rims of women's spectacle frames when some extra ornamentation was desired. The trims have probably never been used and are mounted on the original manufacturer's card which is designated 'Spectaclips for the Fashionable Lady'. there is no indication of the maker or place of manufacture. Each clip 3.5cm wide
How Acquired: Donated by Ross Harris ACO member
Date Acquired: August 2010
Condition: Very good
Location: Archive office. East wall shelves unit 3. Drawer 5

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