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Eight Simple Microscopes, Possibly France, c. 1875-1900

Inventory Number: 16105
Object Type:
Place Created: France Europe
Accession Number: 1970-101/part
Brief Description: Eight identical simple microscopes in plain wooden boxes. Each has an ebony handle on which is mounted a lens with a lieberkuhn. Instead of a stage there is a forceps/pin.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society in 1970.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Brass
glass and ivory

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