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7 Boxes of Microscope Slides

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Inventory Number: 41795
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Accession Number: 1966-304
Brief Description: Set of seven wood slide cases shaped as a book with red binding. One located in basement gallery, six at store. All cases have four rows for slides capable of holding six slides each. The six cases in store have 57 slides in total (one broken). Slides mounted in brass copper alloy clips with Latin descriptions underneath. Front covers state, "Anatomia plantarum microscopica." in gold embossed letters. Inscription on bindings state "Initia anat. mic. Tom II.", "Biolog. cellul."  "Elemen mycolo. Tom I."  "Elemen mycolo. Tom II."  "Gymnospermae."  "Angiospermae." All cases have the same dimensions.
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Material(s): Glass
Copper Alloy
Wood
Leather
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
28 217 277 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Box of Microscope Slides

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Inventory Number: 41795
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: A case for slides and specimens made to look like a book, bound in red lether with 'ANATOMIA/ plantarum microscopica'. On the spine is written 'INITIA/ anat mic Tom I.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glass
Copper Alloy
Wood
Leather
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
28 217 277 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Image with multimedia irn 42754Image with multimedia irn 42755Image with multimedia irn 42756Image with multimedia irn 42757Image with multimedia irn 42758Image with multimedia irn 42759Image with multimedia irn 42760Image with multimedia irn 42761Image with multimedia irn 42762Image with multimedia irn 42763Image with multimedia irn 42764Image with multimedia irn 42765Image with multimedia irn 42766Image with multimedia irn 42767Image with multimedia irn 42768Image with multimedia irn 42769Image with multimedia irn 42773Image with multimedia irn 42772Image with multimedia irn 42771Image with multimedia irn 56702Image with multimedia irn 56703

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/41795