ObjectsViewing Record 41 of 87
Previous Record Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List
DBL: 18 mm; eye: 41 mm; side: 115 mm
Children's spectacles. Yellow metal frame. Bowed bridge with front surface decoration and with clear silicone saddle nose bridge located on armatures behind. Swept-back lugs leading to offset and sprung centre joints. Flat-section metal drop-end sides with an oval plate bearing a portrait of (Young) Simba the lion cub on each side, then purple, mauve, blue and pink enamelling to outer surface part way along, and finally mauve-coloured plastic end covers. Oval eye rims, with similarly coloured painted decoration to front surface only, glazed with retail display lenses featuring worded branding on right lens and a black cartoon portrait of Young Simba on the left lens.
Gift of Lisa Morgan in memory of Mr John Beddows, 2022