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Crookes Glass - tinted trial lens samples
OPHTHALMIC LENSES
tinted lens
Chance Brothers Limited
Europe: United Kingdom, England, Staffordshire, Smethwick
Mid 20th c.
glass; brass; leather
wallet: 56 x 224 mm

Set of eight Crookes lenses (Two each of Alpha, A2, B and B2) in yellow metal trial lens rims. Engraved handles. Contained in black leather wallet with four internal pouch compartments and double press stud fastening.


2004.441

Gift of F. H. Oldaker Partnership, 2004



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