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Mechanical Finger Holder, c. 1875-1900

Inventory Number: 62915
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Brief Description: Made of copper alloy and steel with a vice clamp and a sprung holder for the mechanical finger. The clamp and sprung holder are tightened by mill-edged screws.
The instrument was used for mounting very light and small specimens.
Primary Inscriptions: "419" on body of clamp
Provenance: Deposited by the Royal Microscopical Society with their collection.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): copper alloy
Steel
paint
textile
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
90 74 25 mm

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