Magnifying glass used by Charles Dickens
This is a large magnifying glass for reading, mounted on brass with mother of pearl handle, that was owned by Charles Dickens and used at his final home at Gad's Hill Place, Higham, Kent.
This item is made from glass with a brass attachment and a mother of pearl handle. The CD monogram is present on the end of the handle.
The initials 'CD' are have been inscribed on the end of the handle.