Oval wire frames with a C-shaped bridge, dark grey convex lenses, and bowed temples with oval tips.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Ophthalmology


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Credit Line: New Eyes for the Needy, Inc.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-07394Accession Number: 220982Catalog Number: M-07394Accession Number: 220982

Object Name: Spectaclesspectacles, tintedsunglassesOther Terms: Spectacles; Vision Aids

Physical Description: metal (overall material)glass (overall material)grey (overall color)Measurements: extended: 2.8 cm x 11.6 cm x 12.5 cm; 1 1/8 in x 4 9/16 in x 4 15/16 inoverall: 1 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 3.175 cm x 13.0175 cm x 3.4925 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-9009-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1112678

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