Gilded Metal 1890 Scissor Spectacles.

Gilded Metal 1890 Scissor Spectacles.

Stock Number: 1013


French 'Serpent ' Scissor Spectacles with finger ring to hold them by.


12cms long when closed x 4cms across the lenses.




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Category: Spectacles


These 1890s French gilded metal spectacles are in good condition. They are just under 12cms long when closed. They are very ornate and were held by the ring at the bottom. When positioned in front of the eyes, the face could still be seen – unlike many of the other lorgnettes and scissor specs. ~The lenses are in good condition.

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GB JP Antiques

I have been dealing with antiques for over 45 years. I have a special interest in medical and optical items. The earlier the better for my collection. I used to sell in Portobello Rd & Bermondsey Market, I now can be found at Newark & by appointment .

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