Do you know what these are? When my dentist and dental hygienist started using similar items, I assumed they were a recent development. To my surprise, when I visited the Carbon County Museum in Rawlins, I learned that physicians and dentists used magnifying surgical glasses like these in the nineteenth century. If only I'd known that when I wrote With Autumn's Return, I could have had Elizabeth own a pair.
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