At the helm of her own prestigious San Francisco interior design firm, Candace Barnes is a Renaissance woman with 30 years of professional experience and a degree in interior design and architecture. She is also an accomplished landscape designer. Inspired by world cultures, nature, art, music, and literature, she showcases her own line of artisanally crafted furniture, an impressive assortment of European antiques, and works by contemporary artists. She regularly appears on NBC and HGTV and in design magazines nationwide.
Large English circular magnifying glass and paperweight that
is actually the condenser or magnifier from a Magic Lantern, circa 1910. Polished brass with a sought after domed lens. Unmarked, but likely by Optimus. No maker's mark. Light wear.
Early-20th-century English magnifying glass with a silver ferrule
and embossed silver terminal with a new glass, No maker's mark, likely Hilkinson. Long stag antler handle. No maker's mark.