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Simple Viewer, English, second or third quarter 19th Century

Inventory Number: 45253
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Two low-power lenses set in a brass collar on a glass cylinder fits onto a second brass cylinder with a plane glass bottom. An iron rod runs across the lower cylinder carrying a large beetle. The rod can be rotated by a small brass knob. the arrangement fits into a cylindrical wooden case covered with red leather.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Not known.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Leather
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
85 55 mm

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