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Simple Microscope, by W. & S. Jones, London, c. 1820

Inventory Number: 46005
Object Type: Microscope Drawer
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1970-101/part
Brief Description: Simple microscope by W & S Jones. Microscope attached to red box with purple fabric lined interior. Box contains two ivory sliders, one with four windows, one with six.
Primary Inscriptions: "W & S JONES, 30 Holborn LONDON"
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society in 1970 Presented to the Royal Microscopical Society by W S Rogers, 19 April 1905. Said to have been Dr Edward Jenner's Pocket Microscope.
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Material(s): Brass.

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