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Rivet spectacles (replica)
SPECTACLES
nose spectacles (replica)
Dixon Salt, John
Europe: United Kingdom, England, West Sussex, Worthing
September 2016
wood; metal
eye: 45 mm; overall (folded): 129 mm x 63 mm x 22 mm

Modern oversized replica of rivet spectacles for educational demonstration use. Varnished wooden rims (pine), secured by thin metal electrical fuse wire, with extended arms and metal pivot (which can be tightened by an allen key). Round eyes, glazed with glass prescription lenses.


2016.855

Gift of Mr John Dixon Salt, FCOptom, 2016



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