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    • Worthington Eye

      Do you know who is credited with inventing the first pair of wearable eyeglasses? (HINT: It was around 1284 in Italy)

    • Dragon Glass

      There seems to be many inventors of the sunglasses. Read this article and decide for yourself. Salvino D'Armate Glasses eyeglasses inventor!

    • See Cunda

      15th century « The Pragmatic Costumer. (Note: the reading eyeglasses appear to be adjustable on an upper hinge. see cunda)

    • Lucy Cook

      Historians believe that monks in Italy made the first form of glasses as early as in the 1200's. Lenses were set into bone, metal or leather like two small magnifying glasses with inverted V shaped handles that could be balanced on the bridge of the nose.

    • cher egan

      medieval eyeglasses -The ‘Glasses Apostle’ by Conrad von Soest (1403) - Medievalists.net

    • Sarah Brooks

      Detail of an apostle wearing eyeglasses in the Wildunger Altar by Conrad von Soest, 1403

    • Johanna Polman

      Glasses Eyeglass Lens http://www.madehow.com/Volume-1/Eyeglass-Lens.html

    • Jackie Gehring

      An old man wearing medieval eyeglasses and reading a book

    • Rachel Messy

      medieval glasses | The Pragmatic Costumer

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