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Model 8426 half-eye spectacles
half-eye spectacles
OWP Brillen GmbH
Europe: Germany, Passau
metal; plastic
DBL: 22 mm; eye: 50 mm; side: 140 mm

Spectacles. Semi-rimless reverse supra half-eye frame in shiny white metal. three-piece metal gold plated frame. Flat bridge with with clear transparent rubberised pads attached separately to inner rims. Centre joints with yellow metal incised line decorative trim. Flat-section drop-end sides with grey plastic end covers. Glazed with quasi oval-shaped prescription lenses, secured at top by nylon cord set within upper groove of lens.


Gift of Mrs Jill Evershed Martin, 2011

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