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Compound Microscope in Case with Accessories, by Nairne & Blunt, London, c. 1790

Inventory Number: 41792
Object Type: Microscope Drawer
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number: 1944-1/601
Brief Description: Compound microscope by Nairne & Blunt. Case contains 12 sliders (6 bone, 6 glass).
Primary Inscriptions: "NAIRNE & BLUNT London" on the draw tube
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
430 175 175 mm


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