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LHP 26 stand magnifier
stand magnifier
Loupes Hautes Performances
Europe: France
Late 20th c.
plastic; leather
overall: 65 mm x 65 mm x 90 mm; overall (case): 100 mm x 78 mm x 78 mm

Double lens acrylic magnifying lens mounted in white plastic straight horseshoe-foot stand. Slanted aspheric upper lens designed to produce prism effect for reading comfort. Plano-convex cylindrical lower lens mounted within channel of foot stand. With original soft brown leather case bearing gold-coloured lettering.


Gift of Miss E. S Gould, FCOptom and Dr Michael Crossland, MCOptom, 2014 in memory of Janet Silver

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