10X magnification, 12mm diameter lens
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A standard good quality lens (not the best, by no means the worst), very popular with traders who just want 'a little bit of help with reading hallmarks' and who keep losing their loupe.
For the same reason, we sell hundreds of these to the large stores, they leave them on the counter, customers walk off with them!
Magnification / lens size in mm: 10X12
Lens material: glass
Lens type: Doublet (one magnifier made of two lenses on top of each other)
Type: jewellers' loupe (small, pocket-size, folds into its metal casing)
Origin / brand: we import these from India
Presentation / extras: Plain cardboard box
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