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Two Wollaston Prism Pattern Camera Lucidae, by Alexander, Exeter, c. 1850

Inventory Number: 80328
Object Type:
Place Created: Exeter United Kingdom (England) Europe
Brief Description: Two copper alloy-coloured Wollaston prism pattern camera lucidae by Alexander of Exeter. One with a large prism shaped housing and the other with a small adjustable prism head.
Primary Inscriptions: "Alex Alexander Optician to the King/Exeter"
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There are no associated narratives.

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A Wollaston Prism Pattern Camera Lucidae with clamp head, by Alexander, Exeter, c. 1850

Inventory Number: 80328
Object Type:
Place Created: Exeter United Kingdom (England) Europe
Brief Description: Copper alloy-coloured Wollaston prism pattern camera lucida made by Alexander of Exeter and marked with his name and the coat of arms for the House of Hanover from 1801 to 1837. Mounted on an extendable adjustable arm attached to a 'C' shaped clamp and screw for attaching it to a base or table edge.
Primary Inscriptions: "Alex Alexander Optician to the King/Exeter"
Collection Group:

There are no associated narratives.

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A Wollaston Prism Pattern Camera Lucidae with Prism head, by Alexander, Exeter, c. 1850

Inventory Number: 80328
Object Type:
Place Created: Exeter United Kingdom (England) Europe
Brief Description: Copper alloy-coloured Wollaston Prism pattern camera lucida by Alexander of Exeter. With a small adjustable prism head and a black sliding section attached, this is mounted on an extendable adjustable arm attached to a 'C' shaped clamp and screw for attaching to a base or table, with a wheel edged with small teeth attached to the corner of the clamp.
Primary Inscriptions: "Alex Alexander Optician to the King/Exeter"
Collection Group:

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/80328