History of Science Museum: Collection Database Search

Record Details

Metal Spectacle Frame, English, 19th Century

preview image for Metal Spectacle Frame, English, 19th Century
Inventory Number: 45515
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1959-70
Brief Description: Iron alloy pince-nez spectacle frame without lenses. The nose pads are made from cork. 
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Purchased from Mr. C. A. Gebhard, F.B.O.A., 12 Ellington Road, Muswell Hill, London N10
Collection Group:
Material(s): Iron Alloy
Cork
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
14 102 35 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Image with multimedia irn 46784Image with multimedia irn 46785

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/45515