Antique Glasses Brass Oval Wire Rim Frames Vintage Spectacles Frames

$145.00

1 in stock

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Description

GENERAL

Oval Vintage wire rim frames. Common during the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. In great condition, ready for your prescription lenses and for everyday wear. Check out our shop for a large selection of oval wire rim Eyeglasses in different colors and sizes.

CONDITION

These are in great vintage condition.

We have inspected them to make sure they are fully functional, can take your prescription lenses in them and are suitable for daily wear.

SIZE

Width: 4 1/2 inches

Temple Length: 6 inches

Lens diameter: 37X37mm

Bridge: 25mm

This is a medium size.

Check out our ebay store for a large selection of vintage eyeglasses as well as many different vintage styles. Don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions.

STYLE

The Windsor style was introduced in 1880 and remained popular thru the early 1900’s. Of all vintage eyewear, these really stick out with their round lenses, saddle bridge, and temples that wrap around the ear. Windsor frames were generally gold and silver colored, Often covered with black or tortoise celluloid. Many people associate the windsor style with John Lennon and Mahatma Gandhi. Ernest Hemingway and Teddy Roosevelt also wore the windsor eyewear. The Windsor style remained popular until the early 1900’s. Today they are highly sought-after and very desirable and will make a great addition to your collection.