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Compound, Simple and Solar Microscope with Accessories in Case

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Inventory Number: 10229
Object Type: Object
Persons: Benjamin Martin
Date Created: circa 1770
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Brief Description: Compound, simple and solar microscope in a fishskin covered case with accessories. The accessories include a mirror, objectives, lenses, wet cells, a spring stage and winged stage, a fishplate, live box, bull's eye lens, spectacle lenses, talc box, stage arm, plate of six lenses, sliders, biconvex lens, coverslip, ring accessory, and extra parts.
Primary Inscriptions: "B. Martin Invt et Fecit No 13"
Provenance: RMS Collection Presented to the RMS by F. R. Dixon-Nuttall March 1900
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Copper alloy
Glass
Paint
Steel
Metal
Ivory
Ribbon
Ink
Mica
Specimens
Wood

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