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Thorium-Acetylene Microscope Lamp, by The Laboratory Equipment Co., London, c. 1935

Inventory Number: 92584
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1965-250
Brief Description: Cast iron tripod support, with black-lacquered cylindrical metal case with jet secured near the top by two large nickel-plated screws. The height of the lamp housing is adjustable.
Primary Inscriptions: Brass plaque 'THE LABORATORY/EQUIPMENT Co./Langham Ho./310-312 Regent St., London W.'.
Provenance: Presented by Mr D.E.L. Price.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Iron
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
205 240 230 mm

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