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Benjamin Martin Martin Margin Spectacles

We specialize in affordable vintage eyeglasses and antique spectacles, collection of quality eyeglasses made between 1600 and over 100 different eyeglass frame brands to choose from.

1780 - 1790  Metal earpieces and frames surrounding green-tinted lenses distinguish this pair of spectacles given by a woman from Conway, Massachusetts, by 1920. Spectacles were invented more than 800 years ago, in 1290, but early eyeglasses did little to correct vision problems, except to act as magnifiers. The invention of "spectacles for the short-sited" was in 1518. Were these green lenses intended to function as sunglasses?

1780 - 1790 Metal earpieces and frames surrounding green-tinted lenses distinguish this pair of spectacles given by a woman from Conway, Massachusetts, by 1920. Spectacles were invented more than 800 years ago, in 1290, but early eyeglasses did little to correct vision problems, except to act as magnifiers. The invention of "spectacles for the short-sited" was in 1518. Were these green lenses intended to function as sunglasses?

Double Folding Spectacles Circa 1750

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Early Edward Scarlett Spectacles

Early Edward Scarlett Spectacles, Medical Antiques Collection by Ed Welch Antiques, LLC

Martin’s Margin Temple Spectacles - Phisick | Medical Antiques

Martin’s Margins Temple Spectacles - Phisick

Double Folding Spectacles Circa 1750

We specialize in affordable vintage eyeglasses and antique spectacles, collection of quality eyeglasses made between 1600 and over 100 different eyeglass frame brands to choose from.

18th century turn-pin spectacles With green lenses The frame has cloth shields Made from coin silver Frame is signed Pierce, Philadelphia The lenses are magnified

century turn-pin spectacles With green lenses The frame has cloth shields Made from coin silver Frame is signed Pierce, Philadelphia The lenses are magnified

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