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Amulet Astig frame with side visors / pince-nez spectacles
PINCE-NEZ AND FOLDING EYEGLASSES
pince-nez spectacles
Lawrence & Mayo
Europe: United Kingdom
c.1905-1920
metal; vulcanite

Pince-nez. White metal frame. Triple-bar telescopic bridge. Pivoted amber shell plaquets. Vulcanite D-shaped side visors hinged at sides with textured temple grips. Ring attachments for optional spectacle sides. D-shaped eyes. Glazed with smoke-tinted lenses.


1999.4859

Gift of A.S. Jones, 1936



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