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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.

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strkey:glasses
metakey:Glasses White Metal
870,20081
Details
Price
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Pattern or Item
White Metal
Category
Description
Extendible Temporal Pieces, Ending In Loops, Oval Lenses
Year Priced
1996

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