Antique yellow gold Lorgnette opera glasses, on a 18ct gold chain with original leather case (W. Gardner Optician 15 Royal Bank Place Glasgow marked to Lorgnette G, 15 to chain approx, 30g/ 144 cm long chain weight/ length
A pair of French silver decorated opera glasses, the leather cover with gilt metal highlights, the front applied with Art Nouveau silver floral and leaf scroll fret panel, the side lever opening releasing the optics.
A pair of large mother-of-pearl opera glasses, 19th century, the traditionally styled binoculars in brass, chrome with mother-of-pearl casing, decorated with scrolling borders and with a teal velvet carry bag. Length 10.5 cm.
A French pair of mother of pearl, inlaid opera glasses, Paris, first half 20th century of typical form with a double-hinged and locking handle, brass-finished with mother-of-pearl inlays, fittings and handle. in the style of French maker Iris, Paris
A French pair of mother of pearl, inlaid opera glasses, Paris, first half 20th century of typical form with a double-hinged and locking handle, brass-finished with mother-of-pearl inlays, fittings. in the style of French maker LeMaire, Paris
Pair enamelled opera glasses, with J. R. Rowland Melbourne, retailers name, third quarter 19th century decorated with champleve enamel scenes, M.O. Pearl inscribed 'J.R. Rowland, Melb.' width 11 cm note: J.R. Rowland is recorded as a Victorian exhibitor at
A pair of French enamelled and mother-of-pearl opera glasses, late 19th century, with maker's mark for Premier Paris, retailed through Gurney & Ware, Kansas city, USA, having a folding handle and mother-of-pearl eye pieces, exquisitely enamelled with portr
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