Antique Brass Opera Glasses c. 1900s Edwardian Opera Glasses, Field Glasses, Binoculars
A lovely pair of brass opera glasses with a ridged design making them particularly attractive. Early 20th Century Edwardian. They may have been bound in leather at some time and there is a verdigris build up on the barrels.
They measure 5" x 4" and are in good order. All lenses are clear and show no signs of cracking.
The only down side is the screw is a little stiff on the centre mechanism, but I’m sure this could be rectified with cleaning and oiling. The optics are clear and they are still functional as is.
There is the usual loss of enamel around the eyepieces and ends.
They would be enhanced by extensive cleaning and removal of residual polish.
Unfortunately, the case no longer accompanies these glasses.
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