Coming Soon

Reading glass, iron frame, amber lens, amber handle,  lens diameter about 4 cm, 17th-18th century, in the Amber Collection of TUI-AG Hannover, on loan to the Bernsteinmuseum, Ribnitz-Damgarten, Germany    Originally belonged to the collection Preussag - Hannover" Preußische Bergwerks- und Hütten Aktien Gesellschaft". Extremely rare
Reading glass, iron frame, amber lens, amber handle, lens diameter about 4 cm, 17th-18th century, in the Amber Collection of TUI-AG Hannover, on loan to the Bernsteinmuseum, Ribnitz-Damgarten, Germany Originally belonged to the collection Preussag - Hannover" Preußische Bergwerks- und Hütten Aktien Gesellschaft". Extremely rare
  Detail of the Portrait of James Bidwell Gilman, painted by Jared Flagg, 1840, Connecticut Historical Society
Detail of the Portrait of James Bidwell Gilman, painted by Jared Flagg, 1840, Connecticut Historical Society
Mirror fan with bone sticks pierced and gilded, the narrow paper leaf with elegant figures in 18th century costume. The Guardsticks worked as twisted rope and set with oval mirrors and enamel detail. French, circa 1860
Mirror fan with bone sticks pierced and gilded, the narrow paper leaf with elegant figures in 18th century costume. The Guardsticks worked as twisted rope and set with oval mirrors and enamel detail. French, circa 1860
Portrait of Rembrandt's Mother (oil on canvas), Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (1606-69), Dutch, © Collection of the Earl of Pembroke, Wilton House, Wilts./The Bridgeman Art Library, WLN 1879
Portrait of Rembrandt's Mother (oil on canvas), Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (1606-69), Dutch, © Collection of the Earl of Pembroke, Wilton House, Wilts./The Bridgeman Art Library, WLN 1879
Eyeglasses taken from prisoners of the Kaunas 9th fort death camp in 1941, (exhumed from the massacre field between 1962 -1970), Kaunas’ 9th Fort Museum, Kaunas, Lithuania
Eyeglasses taken from prisoners of the Kaunas 9th fort death camp in 1941, (exhumed from the massacre field between 1962 -1970), Kaunas’ 9th Fort Museum, Kaunas, Lithuania

McAllister Family Dynasty

Monocles and Other Single Vision Lenses

Masterpiece Spectacles

Eyeglass Industry Around Nuremburg

Leather Framed Eyeglasses

...and much more


Home ] Introduction & News ] History & References ] Identification & Preservation ] Public Collections & Virtual Museum ] Interesting Topics ] Education & Games ] Links ] About Us ]