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Cuff-Type Compound Microscope, by Dollond, London, c. 1761 with Case and Accessories

Inventory Number: 47114
Object Type: microscope
Creator: Dollond
Date Created: c. 1761
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number: 1925-43?
Brief Description: Cuff-type microscope by Dollond, Case and Accessories. Accessories include eyepiece, body tube, field lens and objective holder, spring stage, live box, a lieberkuhn in can, cone condenser, stage forceps, fish plate, sliders, specimen holder, brush, instrument for cleaning fish tube?, concavo convex lens, two plano concave lenses, glass slides, loose ball bead.
Primary Inscriptions: "Dollond London" on the stage
Provenance: Lent by Christ Church, Oxford possibly in 1925. Donated to Christ Church by John Tunnadine (along with a Dollond telescope).
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Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
385 168 mm

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