American Optical Company - Ophthalmic box (1) - Glass, Wood- Oak

Description
American Optical Company - Ophthalmic box (1) - Glass, Wood- Oak
U.S. - Late 19th century

Ophthalmic box
American Optical Co
Late 19th century
in an oak box with interior trimmed with brown felt, removable inner tray containing:
40 "spherical concave" lenses,
22 "cylindrical concave" lenses,
22 "cylindrical convex" lenses,
40 "spherical curved lenses,
9 lenses
7 "Temple Pupil" support lenses,
a support with graduations on the circular parts,
a single-sided plate "Manufactured by American Optical Co., Southbridge Mass. United States”
38 x 25.5 cm / 15.8 x 10.6 inches

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Ophthalmic box
Material
Glass, Wood- Oak
Manufacturer/ Brand
American Optical Company
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
U.S.
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
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