993.284.1: Wig Spectacles, 1790-1820

Additional Images

993.284.1: Wig Spectacles.
Image No. 2340 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Silver frame with C-bridge and round eyes, raised peg screw at hinges. Ayscough type side arms [double hinged]. Incomplete, lenses are missing.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.284.1
Collection: Ophthalmology
Date: 1790-1820

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 12 cm
  • Width: 3.4 cm
  • Depth: 14 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • silver

Acquisition Detail