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Antique opera glasses J.M. Schmidt Optics Amsterdam, mother-of-pearl in leather case.

Lot reference 11862859
Antique opera glasses J.M. Schmidt Optics Amsterdam, mother-of-pearl in leather case.

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Clear and still in quite good condition.

Condition: Used
Year of Production: Unkown
Country of Origin: Netherlands

Antique opera glasses by JM Schmidt optics.

Materials: iron, glass, mother of pearl.

Probably dates from 1890-1900 Wijde Kapelsteeg 1 Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Background:
The Schmidt shop, located on the corner of Rokin 72 and Wijde Kapelsteeg, is the oldest optics shop in the Netherlands. The shop does not only sell glasses, but traditionally also barometers, hygrometers, binoculars, magnifiers and loupes for a variety of purposes. From its start in 1866 to 1948 the shop was directed by Johann Michael Schmidt and his descendants. Then the management was taken over by others.
J.M. Schmidt was a goldsmith and started a shop in St. Nicholaas Street in 1866. In 1873, he moved to the Wijde Kapelsteeg 1, where he opened ‘Magazijn De Gouden Bril’.

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    Keurig verpakt en binnen 2 dagen in huis.
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    TaurusSel November 27, 2017

  • Perfect

    kurtwist November 13, 2017

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    kartista27 October 13, 2017

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    The package got lost somewhere in Italy. We informed the buyer in 2 mails that we have ask for a investigation at Post International and that this last 6 weeks. In the mean time there is no information to tell.


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Austria $ 23.46
Belgium $ 23.46
Canada $ 35.20
Switzerland $ 23.46
Germany $ 23.46
Denmark $ 23.46
Spain $ 23.46
France $ 23.46
United Kingdom $ 23.46
Ireland $ 23.46
Italy $ 23.46
Luxembourg $ 23.46
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Poland $ 23.46
Portugal $ 23.46
Sweden $ 23.46
United States $ 35.20
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Rest of the World $ 35.20

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