Originally designed in 1957 for Turin tram-drivers, 649 soon rose from its functional beginnings. Then became a legend when Marcello Mastroianni wore it in the classic Divorce, Italian Style. Hand made acetate frame in Madre Terra with keyhole bridge. Meflecto temples allow for maximum comfort by eliminating pressure points. Fitted with green tempered glass lenses that provide 100% UV protection. Iconic metal arrows wrap to front of rims. Handmade in Italy.
Persol MadreTerra Pilot w/ Tempered Glass Lens
Storage case and cleaning cloth
Persol has recently become one of the most significant names in the eyewear industry. The Persol brand is crafted with you in mind and is synonymous with quality and legendary value. Persol eyewear was always manufactured Italy and it’s timeless designs are still being produced there. Persol has become a trusted name for the upper-class eyewear maven.