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Microscope Slides, by R G Mason, London, c. 1890

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Inventory Number: 40366
Object Type: Object
Persons: R G Mason
Date Created: circa 1890
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Brief Description: Board box covered in black textured paper. Lid has label stating, "R.G. Mason, Manufacturing Optician, 69, Clapham Park Rd., Clapham, S.W." Side of lid has sticker "13" Front face of box folds down to access six board trays, each with capacity for nine glass slides, most with less. 34 slides in total (6, 5, 7, 4, 5, 9) Slides have specimens in the centre and identifying paper labels of various colours and shapes.
Primary Inscriptions: None. On printed label: "R.G. Mason, Manufacturing Optician, 69 Clapham Park Road, Clapham S,W."
Provenance: Not ascertained.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Cardboard
Glass
Paper
Specimens
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
58 270 114 mm

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