A pair of early 19th century French silver Spectacles.
A pair of French silver Spectacles, circa 1815, the frames inset with green glass lenses. The frame is struck with the Paris silver guarantee mark used from 1809-19 and the maker’s mark of L. Gillet, of 55 rue Aumaire, Paris.
Width – 11.90 cm.; Length when the sides are opened – 17.20 cm.; Depth [height of the frames] – 2.80 cm.; Weight – 29.5gms.