You’ve done the research to best represent your chosen persona. You have studied all of the available information and conversation concerning 19th century topics flows easily. Your clothing is historically accurate, as are your weapons and accoutrements.Your encampment is a vision from the past. Your all set, right? Well, not yet pilgrim!
It’s time to retire those rhinestone studded designer frames, Ray Bans, modern nondescript rimless frames and anything with adjustable nose pads. You’ve gone this far, don’t stop now. One of the first things a person notices are those very modern ‘eyeglasses’ sitting on your face.
If you are looking for period eyewear, or accurate information regarding period eyewear, you have just breached the period eyewear stone wall.
Authentic American Frontier, Victorian Era, Mexican, Civil War & Old West reproduction spectacle frames in appropriate sizes representing the time period from the mid 1830's through 1900.
All of our Historic EyeWear Company eyeglass frames and cases are accurate reproductions of original 19th century spectacles frames and cases. They are ophthalmic quality, designed for full time wear, will accept all prescription lenses, bifocals and progressive lenses. They are easy to fit lenses to and can be taken to your local Optician, Optometrist, Big Box store etc. to be fitted with your prescription. They are backed by our one year warranty against manufacturers defects and spare parts are available.
Our current models represent the time period from 1835 through 1900 and are suitable for the American Frontier, Victorian Era, Mexican, Civil War & Old West time periods.
Designed for living history, actors, re-enactors, filmmakers, costume designers, cowboy action shooters, docents, artists, musicians, writers, intellectuals, Santa, Steampunk, students and individuals with their own personal sense of style.
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