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Scrolled Microscope stand and Box, by John Cuff?, English

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Inventory Number: 43194
Object Type:
Persons: John Cuff
Date Created: Not ascertained
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number: 1944-1/201
Brief Description: Flat, folding tripod base with a chamfered rectangular plate screwed to the pivot point with a dovetail slot that holds the scrolled upright pillar. There is a hole at the top of the pillar where the instrument can be attached. A mill-edged screw is present and the larger foot has a mounting for the concave mirror.
Primary Inscriptions: Pencil inscription in base states "Cuff's Solar (and frame to mirror)".
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): copper alloy
Glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
210 125 110 mm

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