Surf sunglasses

Front view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Front view of a pair of glasses showing the lenses. Rear view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Front view of a pair of glasses showing the lenses. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Rear view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Front view of a pair of glasses showing them in a cork pouch. Rear view of a pair of glasses showing them in a cork pouch. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the packaging. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the packaging.
Front view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Front view of a pair of glasses showing the lenses. Rear view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Front view of a pair of glasses showing the lenses. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Rear view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the matt finished frames. Front view of a pair of glasses showing them in a cork pouch. Rear view of a pair of glasses showing them in a cork pouch. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the packaging. Side view of a pair of glasses showing the packaging.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 008085
Country
Date
2018 (circa)

Description

A pair of sunglasses made in Italy for Sea2See. This range of sustainable eyewear is made from sea plastic waste. The company have placed over 100 containers in 30 Spanish ports where fishermen deposit plastic waste such as fishing nets, ropes and lines. The waste is collected, sorted and recycled by the company who then send recycled plastic pellets to Italy for the production of the glasses. This pair of sunglasses is one of a range of eyewear produced by the company. The polyamide frames have a matt tortoiseshell finish and the polycarbonate lenses have a light gold mirror effect finish. They are complete with a flexible cork and textile case.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer
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Inscriptions

printed: "made from sea plastic waste. Made in Italy CAT3 52 19 145 SEA2SEE Surf 06" (inside surface of arms)
Dimensions
Width
140mm
Height
47mm
Depth
145mm
Material Note
plastic
PA frames
recycled
polyamide
nylon
PC lenses
polycarbonate
Colour