Skip to main content
Want more images or videos?
Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 15

Antique French Lorgnette Binoculars or Opera Glasses in Brass & Mother of Pearl

About the Item

This pair of antique lorgnette opera glasses were made by LeRoy of France in approximately 1880 in the period Victorian style. These binoculars are composed of brass with very good optical glass and decorated with mother of pearl. These opera glasses are signed on the bezel of each eye piece with "LeRoy", "Paris".
  • Creator:
    LeRoy (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 1.5 in (3.81 cm)Width: 8.75 in (22.23 cm)Depth: 1.75 in (4.45 cm)
  • Style:
    Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
    Brass,Glass,Machine-Made
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1880
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Upper handle portion may be missing some mother of pearl and overall general wear as presented in the photos, and consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    Hamilton, CA
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU1355230868932
More From This SellerView All
  • Antique 14K Gold Victorian Vintage Spectacles Lorgnette Eyeglasses with Handle
    Located in Hamilton, Ontario
    Gorgeous Victorian old fashioned antique lorgnette with a refined design on the handle. The lens glass is in excellent shape and is framed by decorat...
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century American Victorian Collectible Jewelry

    Materials

    Gold

  • Pair of Antique Brass Plated Figural Bald Eagle Pocket Watch Stands or Bookends
    Located in Hamilton, Ontario
    This matched pair of antique figural Bald Eagles are unsigned, but presumed to have been made in the United States in approximately 1900 in an Edwardian style. The eagles are cast in a very realistic and detailed manner in a spelter or base metal, and patinated with a brass finish. The eagles stand...
    Category

    Early 20th Century American Edwardian Collectible Jewelry

    Materials

    Brass, Spelter

  • Antique Brass Scottish Surveyor's Compass in Fitted Wooden Box
    Located in Hamilton, Ontario
    This antique surveyor's compass originates from Scotland and dates to approximately 1880 and made in the period Victorian style. The compass case is composed of solid brass with a me...
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century Scottish Victorian Scientific Instruments

    Materials

    Metal, Brass

  • Pair of Signed Antique Repouse Metal Wall Plaques of Noble or Historical Men
    Located in Hamilton, Ontario
    This pair of antique wall plaques are possibly signed by an unknown artist, or identify the respective individuals in both, and are presumed to ori...
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century English Victorian Wall-mounted Sculptures

    Materials

    Metal

  • Antique Art Nouveau Photo Album or Book with Brass Stand Up Frame
    Located in Hamilton, Ontario
    This antique standing photo album is unsigned, but presumed to have originated from France and date to approximately 1900 and done in the period Art Nouveau style. The album is compo...
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century French Art Nouveau Books

    Materials

    Brass

  • Antique French Continental Silver & Cut Glass Travelling Dresser or Vanity Set
    Located in Hamilton, Ontario
    This travelling dresser or vanity set is unsigned, but presumed to have originated from France and date to approximately 1920 and done in the period Art Deco style. The set is compos...
    Category

    Early 20th Century French Art Deco Collectible Jewelry

    Materials

    Silver

You May Also Like
  • Pair Antique French Mother of Pearl Opera Glasses circa 1910, Lorgnette Handle
    Located in Bath, GB
    A splendid pair of late Victorian Opera / Theatre glasses professionally re-polished to gleam, making them as good as they would have looked over 100 y...
    Category

    Vintage 1910s French Edwardian Scientific Instruments

    Materials

    Brass

  • Brass and Mother of Pearl Opera Glasses
    By LeMaire Paris 1
    Located in LA CIOTAT, FR
    A pair of stunning miniature binoculars, or opera glasses, crafted from brass and clad in iridescent mother of pearl inlaid pieces. Dating from the late 19th to early 20th century, t...
    Category

    Antique 19th Century French Scientific Instruments

    Materials

    Brass

  • Antique French Mother-of-Pearl Opera Glasses, Circa 1880.
    Located in New Orleans, LA
    Antique French Mother-of-Pearl Opera Glasses, Circa 1880.
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century French Scientific Instruments

    Materials

    Mother-of-Pearl

  • Antique French Parisian Mother-of-Pearl & Abalone Opera Glasses, Circa 1890.
    Located in New Orleans, LA
    Antique French Parisian Mother-of-Pearl & Abalone Opera Glasses with Original Case, Circa 1890.
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century French Scientific Instruments

    Materials

    Abalone, Mother-of-Pearl

  • Antique French "Chevalier Paris" Mother-of-Pearl Opera Glasses, Circa 1890.
    Located in New Orleans, LA
    Antique French "Chevalier Paris" Mother-of-Pearl Opera Glasses, Circa 1890.
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century French Scientific Instruments

    Materials

    Mother-of-Pearl

  • Antique French "Iris Paris" Mother-of-Pearl Opera Glasses, Circa 1890.
    Located in New Orleans, LA
    Antique French "Iris Paris" Mother-of-Pearl Opera Glasses, Circa 1890.
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century French Scientific Instruments

    Materials

    Mother-of-Pearl

Recently Viewed

View All