Rare vintage Ray-Ban W0699 Tortuga Explorer sunglasses with Changeables photochromatic lenses incorporate some of the most desired vintage Ray-Ban design features all into one package. The Explorer frame looks great as men's and women's sunglasses, somewhat more elongated and stylish than vintage Caravans, and the Tortuga variation with tortoise shell General brow bar and ear pads is the perfect complement for Bausch & Lomb Changeables lenses. Ray-Ban Changeables sunglasses darken to 75% of their full capacity within the first minute of exposure to sunlight. Out of sunlight, they lighten half way within the first 10 minutes and about 75% within the first 90 minutes. The right lens is laser etched Ray-Ban while both lenses are laser etched BL, and these 62mm lenses measure approximately 2.375" x 1.875" at the widest points. The top of the nose bridge is marked B&L Ray-Ban USA and the bottom of the bridge is marked B&L Ray-Ban 62  14. and one ear pad is impressed with the model number W0699 YSAS. Authentic new old stock B&L Ray-Ban W0699 Tortuga Explorer sunglasses with B&L Changeables photochromatic lenses in mint, unworn condition.
Item VS569 / Price: SOLD
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