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'Smartset' finger-piece mount
PINCE-NEZ AND FOLDING EYEGLASSES
pince-nez
F. A. Bateman Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England
1930s
rolled gold; tortoiseshell; glass
eye: 35 mm

Pince-nez. Gold-filled finger-piece mount. Incised line-decorated plaquets. Light-brown and yellow mottled celluloid round eye rims, glazed with prescription lenses, one lens with a drilled hole and attached chain with ear loop.


2017.830

Gift of Mrs Susan Thompson, née Bateman, 2017



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