25 + Trial or Optical lenses for sale.. Silver and Gold or Brass, Black, Redish colored frames.......Excellent for making necklaces, pendants, or pins out of them.. just add some designed paper behind it and instant necklace. Many use them for making shadow boxes with an old photo...
Use as a prop in a play !
check out what others make from these lenses.. do a google search for "optical trial lens necklace" and click on images... beautiful jewelry..
Get started early on making your gifts..nothing like receiving a handmade gift.. why spend all that money on gifts when you could make them..or use these for a door prize or exchange ..
What you see here is what you are buying !! up-cycle or recycle is very popular at this time.. make you own out of these vintage lenses..
The lenses are from old trial lens sets ((They were used before optometrists had such modern equipment to check your vision with !!))... some have discoloration on the frames, or chips due to their age some have nothing wrong with them...
These Antique OPTOMETRIST Lens, as they are called, measures approximately 1 1/4" and with the tab about 1 1/2"...most are vintage lenses some newer and may have signs of wear or discoloration on the frames..the smaller measure 1 1/4 inch without the tab.. very dainty..
they all have glass in the middle... some may have a mark or number on the lens from the mfg..
Each has it's own number engraved in it on the neat tab..just right for adding the ribbon.. or a jump ring or a chain could be added... they need a good cleaning..
What you see here is what you are buying..
These vintage lenses work for altered art, mixed media and beautiful for steampunk or goth jewelry.
I have other auctions with different type lenses..and quantities.
I do combine shipping when I can.. Check out my low shipping rates.. I do ship fast.. check out my feedback.
I do mail out of the US.. email me for shipping costs..
why waste gas running all over looking for your craft needs... buy these and they will be delivered to you!!.