A lovely pair of Victorian opera glasses in brass with inlaid panels in silvery white mother of pearl.
CONDITION: There is no damage to the brass or mother of pearl. The metalwork is a little scuffed in places, but generally retains its original finish.
SIZE: 2 ins h x 4 ins w (5 x 10 cms) 2½ ins (6 cms) with barrels extended
APPROXIMATE DATE: circa 1870-1910 in age.
An attractive pair of Victorian opera glasses. They are constructed from brass with mother of pearl panels on the outer barrels. Creamy white mother-of-pearl is in shaped sections around the barrels of the glasses
.The focus wheel in centre opens the glasses to full length to adjust focus. The optics are clean and scratch free with good, smooth, sharp focussing.
This is a lovely pair of Mother-of-Pearl Opera Glasses in great condition, with all original parts intact and could still be used at the opera or theatre.
Case lined in blue plush is worn inside and out but good condition and snaps shut.
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