Lenses are nice and clear show signs of wear due make best offer these are mint .
offered for sale is a rare pair of opera glasses manufactured in paris by lemaire and were of the utmost quality at their time. Pink depression glasses and accessory call Betty antique lemaire fab paris rare french oxidized brass binoculars.
Opera glasses are needed because the stage is a long way from some of the seats at a play or an opera.
The first opera glasses were invented in Vienna in 1823.
They were made in Paris, and date back to about 1880-90.
They measure 4” wide and 3” tall when fully extended and were part of the extravagant Paris opera scene during the Victorian period.
Up for sale is a very nice 4 Antique Crystal Champagne in great shape with no chips or scratches. haustetter of nyc very nice condition and clear optics.
The number “61” appears on the central brace as does the Lemaire logo image of a bee. Baille joined the firm in 1871, and took charge in 1885.
The carrying case is black leather with a red silk lining.
The product could have some indicators of cosmetic wear, please see the pictures to tell the story.
Up for sale is a pre owned Antique French Galilean in great condition and just shows normal signs of wear with no rips, tears, or...