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Half-eye spectacle front
spectacles (part)
Europe: United Kingdom
Mid 20th c.
real tortoiseshell
eye: 42 mm; overall (front): 35 mm x 134 mm

Spectacle front. Very dark brown/black real tortoiseshell front with slightly bowed and raised regular bridge. Wide lugs. Half-eye rims, unglazed.


Gift of Mr Nigel Wingate FCOptom, 2017

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