Jefferson Rectangular Adult Blue Lens Sunglasses
Oval sunglasses Blue lens 100% UV protection Adult size Wipe with soft, dry cloth Williamsburg exclusive!
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Add a touch of Thomas Jefferson-inspired practicality and fun to your wardrobe with these rectangular adult blue-lensed sunglasses. Colonial Williamsburg's household accessories collection includes a diverse array of forms ranging from 17th-century tortoiseshell dressing caskets to 18th-century mouse traps. The collection is focused primarily on utilitarian objects that would have been found in British and American homes of the period, including bed warmers, baskets, walking sticks, spectacles, document boxes, trunks, writing equipment, pipe boxes, and dressing accessories, among others. Many of the works in the collection are on view in the Foundation's historic buildings. In celebration of 18th-century spectacles, these sunglasses are reproduced as part of a joint venture with the Monticello Foundation collections. Sunglasses offer 100% UV protection.
Eighteenth-century spectacles did not have curved earpieces to hold the eyeglasses in place. A ribbon tied through loops were tied behind the wearer's head to secure the spectacles.
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The Jefferson Glasses!
by Manolo 10/30/2017 10:37 am
I Came with Pequea Valley 2017 and 5 of my friends bought these glasses. Very uncomfortable for the large head person but still look great!