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Box of Objects Relating to J.J. Lister's Microscope Development

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Inventory Number: 11204
Object Type:
Brief Description: Box file containing 8 boxes:

Two unnumbered boxes and six numbered boxes are:

IV- {Cor...} glasses & odds & ends
V- a few copper alloy tubes / Ingenious Constructed micrometre
VI- A few odd lenses
VII- Several chucks & a polishing stick
VIII- Holes in copper alloy with a list of their diameters
131 - contains a variety of small cylindrical metal components
unnumbered: red rectangular box - contains a tray with 6 card cones and two cylindrical card boxes of slide covers.
unnumbered: Stops - contains a variety of circular paper stops.
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society Bequeathed to the Society by Joseph Jackson Lister 1912
Collection Group:
Material(s): Copper Alloy
Metal
Card
Paper
String
Glass
Wood
Leather

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