Robert Pecquet - Rare and old face double hand Robert Pecquet - Gold plated, Bakelite color Amber

Description
Robert Pecquet - Rare and old face double hand Robert Pecquet - Gold plated, Bakelite color Amber
France - Early 20th century

Model by Robert Pecquet, dated from the early 20th century.
We can note that it is foldable.
Today the same model is kept at the Musée de la Nacre et de la Tabletterie in Méru.

(Source: Ministry of Culture, Mona Lisa, portal of the collections of the museums of France)

Hand to hand contact has now almost disappeared from the opticians' shelves.
It still exists in more modern forms, and is usually the equivalent of a magnifying glass.

Private collection.

Lot details
Object
Rare and old face double hand Robert Pecquet
Material
Gold plated, Bakelite color Amber
Manufacturer/ Brand
Robert Pecquet
Model/ Name
Le même modèle est conservé au musée de la Nacre et de la Tabletterie à Méru
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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