Dateman folding glasses

Front view of a pair of folding glasses showing the lenses and arms folded to their minimum size. Front view of a pair of folding glasses showing the frame beginning to be unfolded. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing the fold in the arm. Front view of a pair of folding glasses showing the round shape of the frames. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing the arm. Rear view of a pair of folding glasses showing the metal bridge and other features. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing arm. Close view of a pair of folding glasses showing the translucent nature of the material. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing frame folded to its smallest size. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing frame folded to its smallest size.
Front view of a pair of folding glasses showing the lenses and arms folded to their minimum size. Front view of a pair of folding glasses showing the frame beginning to be unfolded. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing the fold in the arm. Front view of a pair of folding glasses showing the round shape of the frames. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing the arm. Rear view of a pair of folding glasses showing the metal bridge and other features. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing arm. Close view of a pair of folding glasses showing the translucent nature of the material. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing frame folded to its smallest size. Side view of a pair of folding glasses showing frame folded to its smallest size.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 0_2596
Date
1940 - 1949 (circa)

Description

A pair of folding spectacles with small round lenses and a tortoiseshell type frame with metal fixtures.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

"Dateman London"
Material Note
plastic
metal
glass lens
Colour Note
tortoiseshell