Saturday, 19 April 2008

Lorgnettes, Hand Made, Silver Coloured



Rhodium lorgnettes
The Oxford English Dictionary defines lorgnette or lorgnettes as 'a pair of glasses or opera glasses held by a long handle at one side', and rhodium as 'the chemical element of atomic number 45, a hard, dense silvery-white metal. (Symbol Rh)'

Stylish silver coloured lorgnettes, hand made with intricate detail

We currently offer a really beautifully hand made pair of silver coloured lorgnettes. The intricate detail is pictured at either end of the handle and the lorgnettes are operated with a simple flick mechanism.
They can be found within the accessories section of our website.

Stylish silver coloured lorgnettes, hand made with intricate detail


Imported from Germany and glazed in the UK
Available with plain lenses, i.e. no magnification
or +1.50 +2.50 or +3.50 dioptres.

Offer price = GBP 165.00




Reading Glasses by Daniel Cullen

Saturday, 12 April 2008

Clip Magnifying Aid

For precision detail work and clarity of small print


We have recently introduced the Lab Clip into the magnifying aids section of the website. For precision detail work and clarity of small print, this quality clip on magnifying aid, made in Germany by Eschenbach using the latest manufacturing processes, is a very simple and efficient viewing aid that optimizes distance and comfort between the eye and the object.


A quality clip on magnifying aid

The +10.00 dioptres lenses are manufactured from PXM, a plastic which is durable, lighter than glass and optically pure for the best viewing quality. This product is supplied in its own rigid container and supplied with a lint free cleaning cloth necessary for the maintenance of the lenses.


Reading Glasses by Daniel Cullen

Saturday, 5 April 2008

quality reading glasses


Ready to wear, quality reading glasses, ref Ganymede

We have recently sourced four pairs of really fabulous quality ready to wear reading glasses which will appear on the website within a week or so. All pairs are of the highest quality with great attention to detail and it is quite unusual to see 'off the peg' or ready to wear reading glasses as well made as these.


Fashionable reading glasses, red and black frame, ref Europa

They can be found at the following locations:-



Stylish silver reading glasses, ref Callisto







Modern, trendy design reading glasses, ref Io







In case you're wondering they are named after four of Jupiter's moons, the others being....well there are actually quite a few, 58 at present and they hope to reach 100 according to this article, More Moons for Jupiter by Dr David Whitehouse, the BBC's online science editor.


Reading Glasses by Daniel Cullen