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Horizontal Compound Microscope with Accessories and Box, by Charles Chevalier, Paris, Mid-19th Century

Inventory Number: 35798
Object Type:
Persons: Charles Chevalier (Maker)
Date Created: 1831-59
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Horizontal compound microscope with stage plate, three objectives, objective with Nicol prism analyser, substage Nicol prism polarizer, rectifying prism, bull's-eye lens, copper alloy cylinder with two lenses, pill-box with coverslips, glass slides and accessories box.
Primary Inscriptions: "Microscope achromatique Universel de Charles Chevalier, Ingénieur, Opticien, Breveté, Palais Royal, 163, PARIS."
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society in 1970.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Copper alloy
Glass
Cork
Cardboard
Mahogany
Silk
Velvet
Paper

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