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Compound Gould-Type Microscope, by Cary, London, c. 1825 - 50

Inventory Number: 23918
Object Type:
Persons: William Cary
Date Created: c. 1825 - 50
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Rectangular, toothed pillar screws into the front of the box. Microscope mounts on the pillar. Accessories: scalpel and pin with ebony handles, tweezers, forceps, three objectives (one smashed).
Box: mahogany lined with green velvet
Primary Inscriptions: "Cary, LONDON:" engraved on pillar
Provenance: Deposited by the Royal Microscopical Society with their collection.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Brass

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