Huge Rare Antique English Magnifying Glass Lens circa 1910 Decorative Stand
For Sale in this LOT is a very unusual and uniquely oversized antique solid glass telescopic magnified lens. The item comes displayed on a bespoke stand made from brass and ebonized wood as shown in the photos provided. The item is very decorative and quite amazing due to its size and magnification visual effect. The Brass has been professionally polished and has a mirror finish to it. The stand is perfect condition as it was made bespoke to display the lens with a great artistic look and perfect balance. The Lens is also quite impressive as we have it facing outside our shop window and it looks visually amazing with people passing by. The items been photographed against an antique white elephant to illustrate its magnification through a super thick lens.
In conclusion this is an original antique optical telescopic lens in wonderful overall condition. It’s a real centre piece and truly elegant decorative and unusual item. The buyer will not be disappointed.
Dimensions: H 22” (from base to top of lens) x W 9” x D 4” (Lens)
The item is completely solid and structurally sound, the brass it newly polished and the base is also in great condition. The lens has a few light scratches but are not visible once displayed as shown in the photos. It’s strongly suggested to view all close up photos provided and ask questions before a purchase is made to avoid disappointment.
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