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Box containing Parts of Micro-Spectroscope, by Anderson, London, Late 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 15353
Object Type:
Persons: H. Anderson
Date Created: Late 19th Century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: ?1944-8
Brief Description: Part of contents described on label in box: "Micro-spectroscope less small 90° prism / 2 stage sliding top plates / Injection syringe and 3 nozzles / Amici prism / Analyzer / Some gears for polariscope / Objective in box (2"). / Plug-in stage fitting / Number of selenites / ¼ [lamda] o'r Glimmer / Condenser".
Also contains several other not examined in detail. The "Glimmer" [thin selenite] discs are in a box, several mounted in cardboard slides on which is printed "Optisches Institut von Dr. Steeg & Reuter in Homburg v.d. H.".


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Primary Inscriptions: "H. ANDERSON LONDON" engraved on micro-spectroscope barrel.
Provenance: Not ascertained.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass and glass

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