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Gould-Type Microscope, by T. Harris & Son, London, c. 1825-50

Inventory Number: 97753
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1970-101/part
Brief Description: A gould type microscope. Focusing is by moving the stage via a vertical screw. Concave mirror, three objectives, stage forceps, part of a black/white disc, one ivory slider, two bone sliders, and one ivory-handled dissecting needle and scalpel are present. Mahogany box is lined with purple velvet.
Primary Inscriptions: 'T. HARRIS & SON OPTICIANS 52. GT. RUSSELL ST. BLOOMSBURY LONDON.'
Provenance: Presented by Percey Edward Radley, 1917 Deposited by the Royal Microscopical Society with their collection.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Brass
glass
bone
ivory

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