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Compound Microscope with Case and Accessories

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Compound microscope. Includes case, 9 slides, 9 lenses, brush, bulls eye condenser, stage forceps, organic specimens and case.  Case contains 8 wood sliders.
Primary Inscriptions: "The microscope of Charles Hachett F.R.S. pres by Miss H Jackson" Different spelling of Hachett to the papers in the case
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Compound Microscope on Stand

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Compound microscope. Upright body tube on circular stand. Inscription to side of body.
Primary Inscriptions: "The microscope of Charles Hachett F.R.S. pres by Miss H Jackson" Different spelling of Hachett to the papers in the case
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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9 lenses for Compound Microscope

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: 9 lenses for compound microscope , one with a circular glass and paper insert.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Sliders for Compound Microscope

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: 8 wood sliders and 1 glass slide for compound microscope. Most of the sliders have samples in the circles. The glass slide is empty.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Brush for Compound Microscope

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Brush with small plastic body for compound microscope.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Bulls Eye Condenser for Compound Microscope

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Bulls eye condenser for compound microscope.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Stage Forceps for Compound Microscope

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Stage forceps for compound microscope.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Loose Specimens for Compound Microscope

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
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Brief Description: Loose specimens for compound microscope mostly contained within three paper envelopes.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Case for Compound Microscope

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Inventory Number: 46672
Object Type: Microscope Case
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Case for compound microscope and accessories. Keyhole without key. Interior drawer. Lid lined with green velvet.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
263 59 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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