Advertisement for Spectacles- 1800s
Rivet Spectacles – The first wearable vision aid.
Reproduction based on the Trig Lane, London, UK discovery, circa 1440
Reproduction based on the fragment found at Merton Priory, Surry, UK, 1400 -1600
Reproduction based on the Bergen-op-Zoom, Netherlands discovery. Late 14th – early15th century
Reproduction based on the spectacles in the Pannello dipinto (dett.) di San Girolamo, Sant Martino e San Sebastiano, 1450, ca Museo Nazionale di Arte della Catalogna – MNAC, Barcellona (Spagna)
Reproduction Leather case for Rivet Spectacles.
English Folding Nose Spectacles- c.1770
Visual Spectacles with Green Convex Glasses and Horn Annuli
Nuremberg nose glasses from the 17th century
Assortment of spectacles from the 19th century