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Microscope Lamp, by James How.

Inventory Number: 47451
Object Type:
Persons: James How.
Date Created:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1967-114
Brief Description: The glass reservoir is held in a brass sleeve which is supported on a retort stand by a screw tightened collar. The lamp fitment screws to the top of the reservoir and is surrounded by an asbestos cylinder with a cut away window. The cylinder extends upwards to a conical metal chimney. The stand has a circular iron base.
Primary Inscriptions: "JAMES HOW. / FOSTER LANE LONDON."
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Cu alloy
Asbestos?
Fe alloy
Glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
282 140 132 mm

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