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Simple Microscope, by W & S Jones, London, 19th Century

Inventory Number: 21841
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Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
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Brief Description: Pilliar is missing. Oval ebony base, magnifiers, mirror.
Domed wooden box covered in red leather and lined with green velvet
Paper note in box reads:
"W & S Jones portable microscope incomplete. Presented by James Insch FRMS March 1935"
Primary Inscriptions: " W & S JONES HOLBORN LONDON"
Provenance: Deposited by the Royal Microscopical Society with their collection. Presented by James Insch FRMS, March 1935
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Ebony
brass
glass

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