50s Aluminum Cat Eye Eyeglasses

SKU: 00665-010

Iconic 1950s cat eye eyeglasses in silvertone lightweight aluminum with delicate carved details at corners, across gold-filled bridge, and along arms. 

Labels: ArtCraft

Materials: aluminum frame with gold-filled bridge and plastic at ear pieces and nose pads

Condition: the bifocal prescription lenses can be replaced with lenses of your choice (or none at all) by any optometrist*. in overall good condition, with minor signs of age/wear. frame is straight and sturdy. plastic pieces have typical age discoloration and minor cracks. slight oxidation to screws. includes a vintage case, which may or may not be original to these eye glasses.

* I priced replacement lenses at three local optometrists. Quotes for bifocal Rx lenses were as low as $25 (LensCrafters). Others were insanely high. So shop around!

Dimensions/Size:
inner arms marked ArtCraft 4¼-5½ ALUM
interior frame corner marked ArtCraft 44
interior bridge marked ART CRAFT 1/10 12K GF 20mm
measure 5-3/8" (13.3cm) across top of frame, straight part of arms measure 4"(10.5cm) before curving down over ear

Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 20 years old. Please read condition report provided above.

Notes: Significant shipping overages (where applicable) will be refunded. International customers are responsible for any taxes or import fees.

~ Proud member of the Vintage Fashion Guild ~

$75.00

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