1950s American Optical Wire Frame Truman Eyewear

$ 1,250.00 Sale price Regular price Final Sale

Stretchability is the amount of give that denim has when being pulled in opposite directions. Rigid has no stretch, while Extra has the most stretch.


Minimal Stretch

Comfort Stretch

Extra Stretch

Together with Jay and Marya of Retrospecs, known for sourcing and restoring collectable vintage frames, we’ve curated an edit of sunglasses that embody our shared appreciation of timelessness. This 50s pair by American Optical remained popular well into the 60s, featuring Truman-shaped lenses, gold wire frames, and muted green lenses.  

  • American Optical
  • 52mm lens
  • Yellow gold and green
  • 22mm distance between lens