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Compound Microscope and Slider, German, Early 19th Century

preview image for Compound Microscope and Slider, German, Early 19th Century
Inventory Number: 45823
Object Type: Microscope Case
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Compound microscope. Contains 1 wood slider.
Primary Inscriptions: "I M" in a circle in the base
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Wood
Pasteboard
Paper
Glass
metal
specimens
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
315 120 mm

Narratives

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Compound Microscope, German, Early 19th Century

Inventory Number: 45823
Object Type: Microscope Case
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Compound microscope. Wooden circular base mounted on three ball feet. Circular spring stage mounted on three legs attached to the top of the base. Mirror in wooden mount is positioned in the centre of the base. Three extending card tubes with wooden collars, the outer tube is covered with a patterned green paper. Wooden eyepiece.
Primary Inscriptions: "I M" in a circle in the base
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Wood
Pasteboard
Paper
Glass
metal
specimens
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
315 120 mm

Narratives

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Slider for Compound Microscope, German, Early 19th Century

Inventory Number: 45823
Object Type: Microscope Case
Place Created: Germany Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Sliding specimen holder with six wells. Five wells have specimens in cover slips, one well is empty.
Primary Inscriptions: "I M" in a circle in the base
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Wood
Pasteboard
Paper
Glass
metal
specimens
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
315 120 mm

Narratives

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