Create Account

Enlarge Text
A A A

Glasses

Glasses for the eyes, or spectacles, were mentioned in a manuscript in 1289 and have been used ever since. Sometime before 1727, the modern style of glasses, held in place by the temples, the pieces that extend behind the ears, was developed. Bifocals were invented by Benjamin Franklin in 1785. Lorgnettes were popular in late Victorian times. Opera Glasses are listed in their own category.

SimpleXMLElement Object
(
    [ack] => Success
    [version] => 1.13.0
    [timestamp] => 2017-12-12T03:10:30.705Z
    [searchResult] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [@attributes] => Array
                (
                    [count] => 4
                )

            [item] => Array
                (
                    [0] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 292358056118
                            [title] => FRAME SILVER WITH WHITE ENAMEL 5X7
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 999
                                    [categoryName] => Crystal
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mfqlS1tDtaZePaF58eXm2WQ/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=glasses&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=292358056118
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 07747
                            [location] => Matawan,NJ,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingType] => Calculated
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => true
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 3
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 25.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 25.0
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT1H18M43S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2017-12-05T04:29:13.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2017-12-12T04:29:13.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [1] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 222745261002
                            [title] => INTERNATIONAL SILVER COMPANY ✰ Double Hearted Picture Frame 3" L X 2"W. NIB.
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 29722
                                    [categoryName] => Mikasa
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mdDwwjfFItO7eO7QDMY4j4g/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=glasses&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=222745261002
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 11714
                            [location] => Bethpage,NY,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 6.55
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 2
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 9.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 9.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT21H34M7S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2017-12-06T00:44:37.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2017-12-13T00:44:37.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                    [watchCount] => 1
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [2] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 352227491707
                            [title] => Antique Glass in Silverplate Frame - Western Germany
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 1216
                                    [categoryName] => Other Antique Silverplate
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs4.ebaystatic.com/m/m93y3iQHS25Qv2oYxriYIiA/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=glasses&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=352227491707
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 02648
                            [location] => Marstons Mills,MA,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 9.5
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 3
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 14.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 14.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT21H53M37S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2017-12-06T01:04:07.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2017-12-13T01:04:07.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/352227491707_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [3] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 253291301033
                            [title] => VTG 13X13 ART DECO SILVER CARVED WOODEN PEDESTAL SWING PICTURE  FRAME W GLASS
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 40024
                                    [categoryName] => Picture Frames
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs2.ebaystatic.com/m/mBFd68dHQ9Ke4kwpZZurTQA/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=glasses&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=253291301033
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => true
                            [postalCode] => 67401
                            [location] => Salina,KS,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingType] => Calculated
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 5
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 10.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 10.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT22H50M4S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => true
                                    [buyItNowPrice] => 14.99
                                    [convertedBuyItNowPrice] => 14.99
                                    [startTime] => 2017-12-03T02:00:34.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2017-12-13T02:00:34.000Z
                                    [listingType] => AuctionWithBIN
                                    [gift] => false
                                    [watchCount] => 1
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/253291301033_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                )

        )

    [paginationOutput] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [pageNumber] => 1
            [entriesPerPage] => 4
            [totalPages] => 5
            [totalEntries] => 19
        )

    [itemSearchURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=glasses&lgeo=1&mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3FLH_Auction%3D1%26_nkw%3DGlasses%2BSilver%2BFrame%26_ddo%3D1%26_ipg%3D4%26_mcats%3D870%257C20081%26_pgn%3D1%26_sop%3D1
)
strkey:glasses
metakey:Glasses Silver Frame
870,20081
Details
Price
Login / Create Account for Price
Pattern or Item
Silver Frame
Category
Description
Folding, Into Mother-of-pearl Cover, Scissor Type, Early 1800s
Year Priced
1996

Get The Latest Collecting News Every Week for FREE!

Enter your email below to receive Kovels Komments for the latest antiques & collectibles news, answers to readers questions, marks and tips. In your inbox every Wednesday.

You can unsubscribe at any time. Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact us for more information.
Kovels Premium