A fabulous find! Antique faux tortoiseshell lorgnette glasses, circa 1930.
Whether sitting near or far at an opera or a stage play, magnifying glasses make a huge difference to your pleasure at the event. Not only are these fancy "peepers" charming, they easily to slip in a pocket or purse, and fold into themselves. The lorgnette are free of scratches and chips. A ring at the end of the handle can be used to attach the lorgnette to a chain for easy wear.