Theater binocular with handle

France, 1850. Theater binocular with handle. The structure is in gilded brass, the bodies and the focus adjustment wheel are in ivory like the handle. Two rings in foliate embossed brass surround the two bodies.

Aluminum opera glasses

France, 1880. Aluminum opera glasses with porcelain and turtle. On the bodies painted two romantic scenes in rural landscapeare. Signed Hazebroucq ingénieur opticien, 23 rue de la Paix, Paris. on the eyepieces as the case. Optic maker active from 1873 to 1888. Excellent quality of the lenses.