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Sir William Crookes' U "Ultimate" Anti-Glare Formula
OPHTHALMIC LENSES
tinted lens samples set
Sir William Crookes Anti-Glare Glass Co Ltd; Melson Wingate Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom
20th c.
glass
case: 42 x 115 x 118 mm; each lens diameter: 39 mm

Eight blue-tinted round Crookes lenses, each with oval paper label. Contained in black skin-covered hinged wooden case with yellow metal clasp, lined in creamy-beige velvet and silk.


2004.31

Gift of Glasgow Eye Infirmary, 2003



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