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

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We are IN THE OFFICE from February 24 through March 13 2020, but will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during that time.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES in the coming weeks: We ARE in THE OFFICE from Monday 24 February through Friday 13 March, BETWEEN attending this year's SHOW OF SHOWS in Louisville, KY, and the BALTIMORE ANTIQUE ARMS SHOW in Timonium, MD, BUT we will have LIMITED SHIPPING ABILITIES during this period, as SOME of our Merchandise is Currently in Lock-Down in Louisville. If you place an order we will alert you IMMEDIATELY if there will be a DELAY in SHIPPING. We will be returning to the office on Monday 30 March and will RESUME Normal SHIPPING at that time.
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.