French Enamel Opera Glasses
A pair of opera glasses beautifully painted by hand with intricate enameling and made of a heavy gilded brass. The floral cartouche is framed with gold gilding and mounted seed pearls. The eyepieces are mother of pearl and are marked ‘Chavannaz Ingenieur Opticies’ on one eye piece and ’37 Cours De L’Intendange Bordeaux’. Circa 1852-1870.
Condition: Very Good with minimal wear consistent with age and use.
Dimensions: Weight 210gm, Length 10cm, Width 3.5 cm, Height 6.8cm.