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14k Gold lorgnette tortoise handle opera glasses

About

This gorgeous antique lorgnette is a beautiful example of old-world style and features exceptionally elegant details. As you can see, this lorgnette features "folding" frames that overlap one another. When a tiny lever on the handle is depressed, the lenses snap open into a more recognizable "eyeglasses" shape. the handle is made from genuine tortoise shell and has a nice degree of transparency along with rich colors brown and amber colors. Tinted lenses Measures 5" long Lorgnette : A pair of eyeglasses or opera glasses with a short handle set in Gold Any questions please hit Contact Dealer

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of origin
    Unknown
  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    Wallkill, NY
  • Seller reference number
    JV11897
  • Reference number
    LU439204782

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