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'The Atrium Collection' - optical technician
DECORATIVE ARTS
figurine
Europe:
Late 20th c.
steel
overall: 155 mm x 170 mm x 170 mm

Figurine of a seated long-nosed optician, made out of steel, with a bronze-painted cap and apron, wearing a pair of spectacles whilst holding another pair of up to the light for inspection. Two other pairs of spectacles, together with assorted components, tools, vice and a polishing wheel rest on the work bench in front of him. Wide round base with manufacturer's stamp on upper surface.


2014.614

Gift of Mr Alan Sherman FCOptom, 2014



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