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19-Band Microscope Test Plate and Case, by F.A. Nobert, Germany, 1860s

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Inventory Number: 14571
Object Type:
Persons: Friedrich Adolph Nobert
Date Created:
Brief Description: Copper alloy plate of 3-layer sandwich construction screwed together, with central circular glass. In later "INTAL" brand cardboard box. This is the issue of test plate that Woodward resolved in 1869.
Primary Inscriptions: Engraved (or stamped?) "225'" and very lightly scratched "19".
Collection Group:
Material(s): Copper alloy
Glass
Cardboard
Cotton

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