Opera Glasses

Opera glasses are needed because the stage is a long way from some of the seats at a play or an opera. The first opera glasses were invented in Vienna in 1823. Mother-of-pearl was a popular decoration on many French glasses. 

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Pattern or Item
Gilt Brass Mother-of-pearl
Category
Description
France, 2 1/2 In.
Year Priced
1996