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Parts of a Dissecting Microscope

Inventory Number: 36881
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number: 1932-40
Brief Description: The lid has a brass screw socket set in its centre. The parts present are a concave mirror set in brass on a horseshoe mount, a brass stage, a thin brass pillar, a screw with a milled edge, a mill-edged turn-key, a washer with square hole in the centre, three glass slides. The box is mahogany, with base lined with dark green velvet.
Primary Inscriptions: None.
Provenance: BLL (Sherwood Taylor tag); WCM stamped on box which contains a label: "Portable Dissecting Microscope Used by Prof. W.C. McIntosh F.R.S. 1868".
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Wood
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
38 141 90 mm

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