ADD EXTRA LENSES
Add an extra pair of UV or prescription lenses with your vintage frame. We will custom cut these lenses and fit them for free, and you'll also receive the original lenses (as pictured) too!
*Please note custom UV and prescription lensing costs are non-refundable as these are custom orders on request. We will refund the value of lenses as a store credit if returned.
- Brand: Silhouette
- Model Number: M1247 C2978
- Origin: Austria
- Decade: 1980s
- Current Lenses: UV400
The Silhouette vintage eyewear collection is renowned for their futuristic large plastic frames worn by the likes of Elton John. Founded by the husband and wife team of Arnold and Anneliese Schmied, they wanted their customers to enjoy wearing eyewear. In the early 80s, they were pioneers of an advertorial style of marketing within the eyewear industry.
All vintage sunglasses and vintage optical glasses sold by Ed & Sarna Vintage Eyewear are NOS (New Old Stock) – genuine unworn frames of times past. You will receive the actual frame pictured above so take a good look through all of our images and if you have any queries just let us know. To keep your purchase protected all of our frames are supplied with an Ed & Sarna branded lens cloth and case.
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