Origin of horn-rimmed
Examples from the Web for horn-rimmed
You can almost see his wheels turning through his gold, horn-rimmed glasses.
The heavy-set Somali man covered his face with a cloth, which was held in place by a pair of horn-rimmed spectacles.
“All of these characteristics are part of American style,” explained Bolton, a dapper Brit in horn-rimmed glasses.
He is middle-aged and wears somewhat ill fitting brown fur, tinged with gray, and horn-rimmed spectacles.Seeing Things at Night|Heywood Broun
Farrell, the attorney, was on his feet and struggling forward, jamming his horn-rimmed glasses into a pocket as he did so.The Cross-Cut|Courtney Ryley Cooper
Through his horn-rimmed spectacles his eyes looked far-away and dreamy.King--of the Khyber Rifles|Talbot Mundy
He regarded me through his horn-rimmed spectacles with a benign and pleasant expression.The Lost Ambassador|E. Phillips Oppenheim
But the accursed music began again, and horn-rimmed Newland Sanders already had his arm about her waist.Gentle Julia|Booth Tarkington