A classic magnifying glass, as used to view small objects, with its lens pointed left. Generally depicted at a 45° angle with a black handle and a clear or blue, silver-framed lens titled to the upper left.
Associated with detectives and search or zoom icons on computers. Like 🔎 Magnifying Glass Titled Right, commonly used for various senses of searching, looking, inspecting, etc.
📅 Magnifying Glass Tilted Left was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010
under the name “Left-Pointing Magnifying Glass”
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.