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Compound Microscope, German, c. 1765

Inventory Number: 36026
Object Type: Microscope Drawer
Place Created: Germany Europe
Accession Number: 1970-101/part
Brief Description: Compound microscope. Microscope has wooden base with single triangular drawer. Drawer contains one blank brass slider with four empty glass specimen windows.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned.
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society. Acquired by exchange October 1903 with Carl Zeiss. Design attributed to Vervliet, Antwerp 1764.
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Material(s): Brass and wood.