Specialty Eyewear

Historic EyeWear Company have created a line of period (from the mid 1830’s through 1880’s), historically accurate, ophthalmic quality reproduction antique spectacle frames for smart, independent, adventurous men and women who have a strong connection to our American heritage. Three lens shapes made up the overwhelming preponderance of spectacle frames during this period:

  1. Oval shaped spectacles.
  2. Oblong shaped spectacles.
  3. Octagon shaped spectacles

Common Spectacle Temples on American-made Spectacle Frames 1830 – 1870 are Sliding temples. For more information please checkĀ http://www.historiceyewearcompany.com