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lorgnette (short handle)
LORGNETTES
lorgnette (short handle)
Europe: United Kingdom
tortoiseshell
width of eye: 16 mm; distance between lenses: 46 mm; handle: 75 mm

Lorgnette. Real tortoiseshell frame and handle. Wide arched bridge. Short pointed handle. Unusual prism lens units with diamond-shaped cork apertures set into metal cylinders which in turn slot into the round eyes of the front.


2002.143

Ex Lizars Collection



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