Burberry is a British luxury fashion house distributing clothing, fashion accessories, fragrances, sunglasses and cosmetics. Its distinctive tartan pattern has become one of its most recognized in the world and widely copied because of that fact. Most famous for its trench coat worn by celebrities around the globe. The current commercial success has been a testament to the skill of its designer and its marketing. Going against the trend for economic downturn its current success is even more remarkable.
These authentic Burberry black polarized gray sunglasses feature lenses that remove nearly all of the surface glare from the environment around you. The glasses are scratch resistant and offer 100% UV protection from sun radiation according to the European standard. The gradient tint starts out dark at the top and gradually lightens towards the bottom of the lenses. A full plastic frame that contains some metal for structural purposes. The arms feature a silver design pattern with Burberry inscribed at the folding end. Includes box, case and cleaning cloth. Made in Italy. Retails for $290.
1. 150 mm
2. 58 mm
3. 140 mm
4. 58 mm
5. 15 mm
Pre-owned: These sunglasses are in very good condition; they have been used but show no signs or very slight signs of use. No visible scratches on the lens. All photographs can be magnified for a closer view by clicking on the top left corner of photo.
You don’t need polarization to block UV rays – that’s a function of the material the lens is made of. The colour or shading also have no effect on UV rays, except that some types of rays are blocked by red or copper coloured lens. In conclusion, 100% UV protection does not need polarized lens, but, polarized lens are 100% UV protection. Polarization reduces glare.