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Live-Box with Micrometer, English, c. 1825-1850

Inventory Number: 25355
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1970-101/part
Brief Description: A live-box with a micrometer on the base of the glass. The diamond ruling is in squares, and measures 1/200 inch. The device has two copper alloy bars, from which extends a tube mounted with a glass disc. A glass cap in copper alloy setting pushes on to the top of this tube.
Primary Inscriptions: .1: "1/200th"
Provenance: Deposited by the Royal Microscopical Society with their collection.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
14 75 12 mm

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