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'Ocentric' pince-nez spectacles
SPECTACLES
spectaclette; rimless pince-nez spectacles
The British Ocentric Optical Co. Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London WC
Early 20th c.
rolled gold; glass
eye: 33 mm x 38 mm

Spectaclette/3-piece pince-nez spectacles. Rimless. Yellow metal spring clip bridge. Long plaquets with light-coloured shell pads. Centre joints. Cable curl sides. Glazed. Left lens chipped at lower edge.


2009.519

Gift of Mr John C. Adams, MCOptom, 2009



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