Vintage B&L Ray-Ban CATS 1000 Ambermatic Mirror Sunglasses
Up for sale are these vintage B&L Ray-Ban CATS 1000 sunglasses.
They are the white frame variant with glass Ambermatic full mirrored lenses.
Approx. 145mm wide from hinge to hinge. Markings present, which includes Ray-Ban logo relief to both temples. Maker stamp to the inside of one temple and Frame France-Nylon stamp to the inside of the other temple.
The frame is in very good condition with areas of discolouration to the inside. The temples are straight and true. In overall excellent working and aesthetic condition.
The 56mm sized lenses are etched at the normal hinge point position in the 'sleeping BL' format and are in overall very good condition. The mirrored coating on the ambermatic lenses are light and there are some areas of rubbing, but nothing serious. The lenses do have light marks present which do not affect vision in any way, shape or form.
Any marks present are very light and insignificant and do not affect vision in any way, shape or form.
An excellent example for both end user and collector.