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'London' Frame Viewing Set
MANUFACTURING AND DISPENSING EQUIPMENT
dispensing aid
London Optical Company Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom
Mid-Late 20th c.
plastic

Set of three plastic-rimmed drop-fronts designed for high ametropes to slip behind an unglazed frame when making a choice of frame style. In black case with slotted compartment interior. Spare slot for optician either to place discarded viewer or store a fourth viewer glazed to a bespoke prescription.


2001.217

Gift of Mr Philip Freeman, FCOptom, 2001


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