The Taralon Antiques Roadshow

Jonathan Wild Entry
1. THE LABYRINTH LENS: A most uncommon lens, round and approximately the size of a silver dollar, ground to supernatural specifications, attached to a slender thread of silver hair once connected to the head of ...

This contrivance allows the seeker to observe objects, substances or mysterious articles "close up and personal" -- but its vision-enhancing characteristics come at a price: Although the lens reveals things normally unseen to the naked eye and it is capable of untangling intricate knots of overwhelming complexity, it can also enable the viewer to see more than he bargains for. A difficult optical channel to navigate, and the visions which one beholds through its "eye" often solve a particular mystery only to magnify several others.