Beautiful WWII US Forces Aviators' Sunglasses in Issue Case Marked Bausch & Lomb
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Beautiful WWII US Forces Aviators' Sunglasses in Issue Case Marked Bausch & Lomb

Code: afpg30101abl


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Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: Beautiful WWII US Forces Aviators' sunglasses in issue case by Bausch & Lomb. The glasses feature a light green tinted lens with celluloid nose pads and wrapped bridge, the bridge also reads: "BAUSCH & LOMB" on the underside. The aluminum case is lined with cream woven wool felt and marked "B&L MADE IN THE U.S.A."

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Approximately Case: 6" x 2-7/8"; Glasses: 6-1/2" x 5"; Lenses: 6-1/2" x 2-1/8"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Tinted lens, aluminum, woven wool felt, celluloid

ATTACHMENT: N/A; Hinged lid on case with tension tab lock

MARKINGS: "B&L MADE IN THE U.S.A.", "BAUSCH & LOMB"

ITEM NOTES: This is from an aviation collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBEX15 LBGEX5/16 hldSBGEX2/17

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine—Excellent): The sunglasses shows minor wear, lenses are in remarkable condition, case shows moderate wear and some color stains on the interior, overall very fine condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.