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Compound Microscope, by Carl Zeiss, Jena, c. 1850-75

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Inventory Number: 53911
Object Type:
Persons: Carl Zeiss (Maker)
Date Created: third quarter 19th century
Place Created: Jena Germany Europe
Accession Number: 1967-66A
Brief Description: Copper alloy body tube with heavy U-shaped foot stored in a fitted wooden case.
Primary Inscriptions: "4023 C. Zeiss. Jena" (on foot)
Provenance: Presented by Mrs Lois Godfrey in 1967. Among items taken by the Museum from the private laboratory of her grandfather J. S. Haldane, prior to the demolition of his house (the site of Wolfson College, Oxford).
Collection Group: Haldane Collection
Material(s): copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
10 290 120 mm

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