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'Modell - Aro' spectacle frame and supply card
spectacles; spectacle supply card
Europe: West Germany
Late 20th c.
metal; plastic; card
DBL: 17 mm; bridge width: 14 mm; eye: 54 mm; side: 135 mm; supply card: 58 mm x 156 mm

Men's spectacle frame. Shiny white metal with textured front surface to bridge and lugs. Straight, very slightly bowed bridge with one-piece clear plastic saddle nosepad attached to the reverse. Chamfered horizontal lugs. High joints leading to flat-section drop-end sides with black plastic end covers. Original manufacturer's paper label on inside of right side. Rectangular eye rims, unglazed. Together with original retail display card printed on front in black and light green and stamped also in black.


Gift of Mr Rian Love/OATS/City University, 2015

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