Moscot – Since 1915 – 5 Generations & 104 Years of Eyewear Excellence
The MOSCOT optical roots were first planted in America by Great Great Grandfather and family patriarch, Hyman Moscot, who arrived from Eastern Europe via Ellis Island in 1899. Hyman began selling ready-made eyeglasses from a pushcart on Orchard Street on Manhattan’s famed Lower East Side.
Originals – Sun
Based on styles from the Moscot family archives from the 1930s – 1980s, celebrates the classic good looks and timeless design born in decades past.
The eyewear retains the authenticity of the original frame styles including period details, traditional hardware, and real glass sunglass lenses that precisely duplicate the true old-school colors first fabricated by the Company in the 1940s. The faithfully reproduced Collection is available as ophthalmic eyewear or sunglasses, with or without prescription, in a variety of frame and lens color combinations and sizes.
If it’s not a MOSCOT, it’s not an ORIGINAL.™
Moscot Lemtosh Sun – Sunglasses – Black Crystal
MOSCOT is a five generation family-owned New York City heritage eyewear brand with over 100 years of eyewear expertise. The LEMTOSH stands the test of time with its iconic design and continues to uphold a legacy of its own. This rounder classic has served as the calling card for generations of creative, thoughtful, free-spirited intellectuals, artistes, and auteurs.
Question & Answer
Eyewear and packaging 100% original.
Packaging may vary due to production lots. All glasses are shipped complete of a case and/or a box, certificate of authenticity and any accessories (lens cleaning cloth). All items shipped came from the manufacturer (not used before for display in physical stores).
Handcrafted using Italian acetate featuring unique patterns distinctive to each frame
Features diamond rivets
Comfortable key hole nose bridge
Includes acetate nose pads
MOSCOT temple engravings
Signature acetate tips
Features real glass lenses in Calibar Green
Designed and prototyped by 5th Generation, Zack Moscot in NYC
Parts and materials imported
Gender - Unisex
Moscot Lemtosh - Black Crystal
This frames measurements are:
Lens Width - 44 mm
Frame Width - 134 mm
Bridge Size - 24 mm
Temple Length - 140 mm