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Compound Microscope, by Baker, London, 1868

Object is on display.
Inventory Number: 72330
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Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
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Brief Description: Trunnions mounted on a Y-shaped foot carry the bar limb. An arm extends from the top of the limb to hold the binocular body tube. Coarse focusing is by extending the limb on rackwork. There are two objectives in cans.
Primary Inscriptions: "BAKER, 244, High Holborn, LONDON"
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society in 1970.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Brass


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