Pocket magnifying glass

Side view of a magnifying glass showing the extended handle. Side view of a magnifying glass showing the extended handle. Side view of a magnifying glass showing the folded handle. Front view of a magnifying glass showing the pouch. Rear view of a magnifying glass showing the pouch.
Side view of a magnifying glass showing the extended handle. Side view of a magnifying glass showing the extended handle. Side view of a magnifying glass showing the folded handle. Front view of a magnifying glass showing the pouch. Rear view of a magnifying glass showing the pouch.
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Object number
AIBDC : 005881
Country
Date
1930 - 1939 (circa)

Description

A small pocket magnifying glass, with a folding handle, contained in a leatherette pouch which is stamped with a gold emblem for Scarborough and produced for the tourist market circa 1930s. The handle is attached to the frame of the lens by means of a brass spindle on which the handle pivots. The tortoiseshell effect lens frame has been damaged and repaired.
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Inscriptions

"Made in Holland"
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