History of Science Museum: Collection Database Search

Record Details

Tray of Microscope Accessories

Inventory Number: 10117
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Open wooden drawer with copper alloy ring pull. Features built-in wooden structures including: four shallow wooden cylinders with hollow recesses, a curved wooden trough, and a row of 7 circular depressions; six are lined with green textile, the centre one has a copper alloy lens stuck in it. The drawer contains: four copper alloy lenses, a wooden cylinder with a hollow recess, a glass cylinder with a hollow recess, a glass test tube, a trumpet-shaped glass tube, a trumpet-shaped metal tube, and a piece of thick wire curled into a circle at one end.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Metal
Glass
Textile
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
26 159 158 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/10117