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Compound Microscope with Accessories and Case, by William Ladd, London, 1864

Inventory Number: 51150
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Persons: William Ladd
Date Created: 1864
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
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Brief Description: The Ladd's 'Student's Microscope' has a stand composed of tubular struts which support a straight limb. The body and substage assembly are moved on rackwork on the limb. Focusing is a by chain winding around a spindle controlled by a knurled knob.
Primary Inscriptions: "W. Ladd, 11 & 12, Beak street, Regent Street"
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Brass (wooden case)

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