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Microscope Object Lens in Can, by R. & J. Beck, London, 19th Century

Inventory Number: 59679
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1944-1/part
Brief Description: Microscope objective lens. Coated metal. Screw thread around the outisde rim.
Can for microscopic objective lens. Coated metal cylinder with screw cap. Inscription to cap and underside of base.
Primary Inscriptions: "1/20 / Immersion / R & J. Beck / 31. Cornhill / London" (on can), "1/20 / Immersion / R & J. Beck"
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
47 26 mm

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