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lorgnette (short handle)
Early 19th c.
Lorgnette. Adams-style. White metal frame. Hinged at handle. Fenestrated arched bridge. Oval eyes, glazed with diminishing lenses. (One rim has historic repair). Dark tortoiseshell handle with oval silver panel on one side. Tiny metal suspension ring at base of handle.