Vintage Charlemagne Eyeglasses, Hipster Style, Amber Color

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Unique, retro glasses can be an easy money-maker! You can usually get them for a buck or two at garage or estate sales and make a good profit off of them if you have the right market to sell them to. Many young adults are getting them fitted with their own prescription lenses or shaded lenses. Also, photographers may remove the lenses and use the frames as a prop on models!

• Found At: Estate Sale in Michigan

• Purchased For: $1

• Value: Sold for $38 (October, 2013)

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A Little History Lesson: The first eyeglasses were made in Italy at about 1286, originally consisting of thin pieces of glass which were placed directly onto the eye ball. (Source:

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