993.297.1: Spectacles, 19th Cent.

Additional Images

993.297.1: Spectacles.
Image No. 2337 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Hand-carved oriental spectacles, horn frame with open-work decorative carved bridge, double hinged side arms with open-work carved ring ends, round eyes. Incomplete, lens missing.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.297.1
Collection: Ophthalmology
Date: 19th Cent.

Object Dimensions

  • Height: 4.5 cm
  • Width: 11 cm
  • Depth: 14 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • copper alloy,
  • horn,
  • plating,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail