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Lucernal Microscope in Case with Accessories, by W. & S. Jones, London, Late 18th Century-Mid 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 53924
Object Type: microscope
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
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Brief Description: The instrument has a tapering wooden body and stands on a wooden board that dovetails into a slot on the top of the case. A drawer contains the parts and accessories. These include the copper alloy fittings for the lens and specimens, eight projection lenses, two adjusting rods, nine ivory sliders and four wooden sliders.
Primary Inscriptions: W & S Jones 30 Holborn London
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Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
595 205 mm

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