Extremely rare Cottet Daytona frame with 2 sets of lenses, manufactured in France. The history of the company started in Madrid, when french eyewear manufacturer Constantino Cottet emigrated to Spain in 1888. Cottet went from opening small stores in Madrid, Barcelona and Sevilla to building the Spanish eyewear manufacturer Indo, which still operates today. The Cottet family later opened their own factory in Morez, France, thus returning to the origins of the Cottet dynasty. The Daytona features a lens mounting mechanism which aimed to be easier than the Porsche Design mechanism from which it is inspired: Instead of pulling a lever, you simply need to pull the lens to the side. this will bend the flexible brow bar and liberate the lens. Of all mounting systems of the 1980s, this is one of the quickest and most esthetically appealing.
Made in France in the 1980s. Frame and lenses are new old stock, they have never been worn. Cottet sunlenses are surface dyed and as usual, the lenses on this model show the typical light smirks that often happen with surface dying. Although this does not affect vision baldy and is not visible when worn, it has been heavily reflected on the price.
This full set includes:
- Black Daytona frame with enameled logos on temples.
- 1 set of brown gradient lenses with Cat 2 UV protection.
- 1 set of dark gray lenses with maximum UV protection.
- Original Daytona case
Front width from temple to temple: 144mm / 5.58 inches
Temple length: 140mm
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