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Details about  Vintage AO American Optical 1/10 12K GF Aviator Pilot Sunglasses & Case 12KGF

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Vintage AO American Optical 1/10 12K GF Aviator Pilot Sunglasses & Case 12KGF
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Sep 02, 2012 17:04:23 PDT
Winning bid:
US $490.00
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$6.10 Expedited Shipping | See details
Item location:
Marquette, MI, United States


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Last updated on  Aug 27, 2012 07:09:47 PDT  View all revisions

Item specifics


American Optical



Frame Color:

12K gold filled


52mm lenses

Lens Color:

Gray glass

Vintage pre-owned American Optical gold filled aviator pilot sunglasses with modern-day replacement lenses.  The bridge is marked "AO 1/10 12KGF."  Both arms are marked "American AO Optical 1/10 12K GF 5 1/2."  The writing on the left arm is upside-down.  Both transparent yellow plastic bayonet arm covers have overall light scratches and scuffs.  The surface of the left bayonet arm cover has a small area of crazing (photo 10).  There is some green tarnish under the right arm cover (photo 11).  There is tarnish around some of the welds (example in photo 12).  These vintage frames have been fitted with modern-day American Optical brand sunglass lenses.  Both 52mm gray glass lenses are in like new condition.  The frames & arms may need to be adjusted by a professional in order to fit comfortably on a new owner.  A blue plastic case is included in the auction.  The case has a price sticker that says "Navy Exchange NAS Pensacola."

Shipping: USPS priority mail small flat-rate box ($5.35) + delivery confirmation ($0.75) = $6.10
I only ship to addresses in the USA.
Questions welcomed.

Please see my other auctions for more vintage American Optical sunglasses.
Thank you!

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