These classic gold round windsor antique eyeglasses are in really excellent condition and ready for prescription lenses or sunglasses the bridge is marked ''gf shur-on'' and the arms read ''shur-on'' (this mark is hidden on the hinge blade'. Reading spectacles appeared at the end of the 13th century in italy and were first depicted in a painting by tommaso da modena in 1352 his frescoes show two brothers reading and copying text, one with a magnifying glass and the other with spectacles on his nose. These classic gold round wire rim antique eyeglasses are in really excellent condition and ready for your prescription lenses the bridge is marked ''b&l 1/10 12 k gf'' and the arms read ''arco'' the markings mean the frame is 12 karat gold-filled. Check out the largest selection of affordable glasses online, including prescription glasses and sunglasses for men, women, and kids. Pince_nez, the first antique spectacles, did not have arms (temples) amazingly, temples did not show up on spectacles until the beginning of the 18th century the earliest antique spectacles in regular use, made of wood or leather with a riveted center pivot, date to the 15th and 16th centuries and are documented by woodcuts and paintings from the period.
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Identification of pewter marks by addie protivnak updated april 12, 2017 pewter is an alloy comprised of tin (91 percent to 97 percent) with antimony and copper. Recently pick up this pair of reading glasses i doubt they are worth much but i would love to know how old they are the saddle style bridge makes me. Value of antique eyeglasses in antiques on february 3, 2011 at 8:22 pm one being sunglasses with case that has willson products div reading pa usa they have the hook ear pieces but no date and the other ones i have are eye glasses on the hook ear pieces they say tasco 1135 p japan an also have the case.
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