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George Odell Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London SW1
c.1930
paper
overall: 247 mm x 184 mm

Catalogue-cum-promotional brochure for a manufacturing and dispensing opticians. B5 format printed in black, white and red on 8 pages, stapled. Includes features on Improved Odell Lenses (including testimonials), children's eyes (includes photograph of a 1930s fitting room), the Welbeck Spectacle (nasal area angled to prevent rotation of lenses within rim), the St. James Tortoiseshell Spectacles with double folding sides, the Eye Protector for Sporting Purposes (with illustration showing damage caused by a shot).


2010.911

Gift of Mr Brian Mitchell, 2010



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