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Compound Microscope with Accessories and Case, 1867, by J. Swift, London,

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Inventory Number: 10126
Object Type: microscope
Persons: J Swift (Maker)
Date Created: 1867
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Compound Microscope with four eyepieces, three eyecups, four objectives, fitting with aperture stop, rotating disc with apertures, stage bracket, copper alloy slide, four glass slides, box of glass discs, case, case key and cap and collar.
Primary Inscriptions: "J SWIFT 15 KINGSLAND Rd. NE Optician" (within an oval strap and buckle.
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society in 1970.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Copper alloy
Iron
Glass
Cotton wool
Plaster(?)
Paper
Mahogany
Ivory
 Cloth

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