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Protective spectacles & case
protective spectacles
Theodore Hamblin Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London
Early 20th c.
metal; glass; cloth; leather
case: 131 mm x 48 mm; eye: 40 mm

Protective spectacles/goggles. Shiny white metal frame. W-bridge. Offset centre joints. Cable curl sides with end stumps. Fixed side visors of fine wire mesh with cloth padded surrounds. Oval eyes. Glazed with light grey tinted glass lenses. Together with an original suppliers rigid black leather case with press stud fastener and purple velvet lining.


Gift of Dixeys of Horley, via Mrs Rosemary Hooker, 2012

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