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Very Old Eyeglasses Salesmans Samples w/ Case

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Fashion Accessories561 of 1024Compact featuring lipstick, music box, powder/mirror, cigarette & card holder - all in oneCaudano Torino Straightrazor
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Posted 2 years ago

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gvgordon
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Well I stepped up on these because I had never seen any quite like them Guessing they are a sample case with reading glasses.
Very unique.
Can see S.O. Stevens on one of the pair.
Can anyone date these for me. The second and third pics are extra items in the same purchase.

Mystery Solved

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  1. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 2 years ago
    Pinz-nez. I can't date them closely, but here are some links to get you started. miKKo : )

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pince-nez

    http://vintageopticalshop.com/vintage-eyeglasses/pince-nez-1.html
  2. gvgordon gvgordon, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the links, shed a lot of light on the questions I had.

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