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Solar Microscope in Case with Accessories, by Adams, London, c. 1775-1800

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Inventory Number: 35316
Object Type:
Persons: George Adams
Date Created: last quarter 18th century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number: Pre-1950
Brief Description: Copper alloy solar microscope by Adams, London, which breaks down into three sections. Housed in wooden rectangular fitted case which also contains the accessories which include, one eyepiece, forceps, one objective slider, four bone and one metal specimen slides. There is also a list specimens which may relate to these slides.
Primary Inscriptions: "ADAMS LONDON"
Provenance: BHP (Sherwood Taylor)
Collection Group:
Material(s): Copper alloy
Glass
Bone
Wood
Metal
Baize

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