It's a pair of B-20 Chromax in the ever popular Aviator Outdoorsman frame in medium /large lens size 58mm only this i. The highly attractive Tortuga frame o. The B-20 Chromax is the ultimate in a driving lens, providing high contrast between different colors so that you have extra sharp vision on those long Summer drives.
But of course that same high contrast feature can come in handy in a multitude of other applications. But in combination with the superb Tortuga frame, you get. Luxury at least as good as a Diamond Hard (In my opinion better with the tortoise enamel) plus.
This is the earlier Tortuga frame in deep groove. This means the frames have a "face" to them in which the tortoise enamel is much more bold in appearance. The lenses also have an antireflective coating on the reverse to reduce annoying back reflections and a slight mirror coating on the front to give them some sparkle.In contrast with the 24K gold a. D tortoise enamel, you won't find anything near this quality from current sunglass makers. Hallmarking on the glasses includes the B&L logo etch on both lenses near the hinges plus the gold Ray Ban script logo followed by the Chromax lightning bolt. Markings on the frame include B&L RAY-BAN U. " on the top of the crossbar and "B&L RAY-BAN 5814 on the underside.
Both nose pads also have the B&L logo stamp in the center metal support. The condition of these vintage stunners is flawless NEW both lenses and frames with tags. Both lenses are completely free of any and all scratches, nicks, pits, chips or scuffs.
As for the frames, the finish is bright and shiny new with no scratches, dings, wear through or nicks to the gold finish. All 4 screw heads are perfect with no deformation.
The plastic parts of the frame, the nose pads, brow bar and paddles, are in perfect condition with no age deterioration, hazing or fading. The glasses come with the correct Tortuga hard case which is likewise in perfect condition.
The item "Vintage B&L Ray Ban B-20 Chromax Tortuga Aviator Outdoorsman CHOICE NEW with Tags" is in sale since Monday, August 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Men's Accessories\Sunglasses & Sunglasses Accessories\Sunglasses". The seller is "treasure-one" and is located in Cotulla, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.