London, South Kensington
7 April 2005
Ten 19th-Century Chinese tortoiseshell spectacles,
with clear (8) and tea-stone (2) lenses, brass or tortoiseshell folding sides, brass or tortoiseshell bridges, some with European influence, one composed of horn (with one side missing), of differing sizes
See Illustration (10)
Obtained by Dr Bull from the Chinese Exhibition at the Paris Exposition in 1900.
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