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Microscope Lens, by Chevalier, Paris, Mid 19th Century

Inventory Number: 73471
Object Type:
Persons: Charles Chevalier (Maker)
Date Created: Mid 19th Century
Place Created: Paris France Europe
Accession Number: 1944-1/part
Brief Description: Black painted concave copper alloy dish with a small lens set in the top. fitted into the disc is a removable lens in a copper alloy fitting. By Chevalier, Paris, possibly mid 19ths century.
Primary Inscriptions: '3' inscribed on the base.
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection. Part of item 26 in typescript list.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
10 27 mm

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