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Franz Rapsch
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catalogue (reproduction)
Franz Rapsch Optische Fabriken / Aktiengesellschaft
Europe: Germany, Brandenburg, Rathenow
2002
paper
overall: 293 mm x 210 mm x 10 mm

21st c. reproduction of the 1928 catalogue for a German optical manufacturer. Large portrait format, printed in black and white on a mixture of white and blue paper, with content tabbed by category. Gluebound with soft end covers and a paper decorative motif glued to the front cover. German language edition. Includes a front plate showing the Rapsch factory in Rathenow, Rapsch products and materials enumeration system (also Rapsch manufacturing process and measuring system, frame numbers), metal spectacle frames, Ratex spectacle frames, rimless spectacle frames, assorted spectacle frames, celluloid and Horn frames, eyeglass (klemmer) frames and mountings (including 'Graciosa', and monocles), roll-top trial case and trial lenses, material and spare parts (joints).


2002.821

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