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Microscope Stand

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Inventory Number: 33387
Object Type:
Persons: Abraham
Date Created:
Place Created: Liverpool England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: The cylindrical pillar stands on a compass joint on a flat tripod foot. A mechanical stage is mounted on a bracket, on a sleeve that can be racked up and down on the limb. There is a circular stage hole with a bayonet fitting that takes a spring stage. Below the stage mounting is a collar carrying a concave mirror. An arm screwed to the top of the limb holds a ring with an internal thread. No body or objectives are present
Primary Inscriptions: Inscription: "Abraham Liverpool" on the foot
Provenance: Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
205 185 mm

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