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Condenser Lens, Microscope Accessory

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Inventory Number: 55124
Object Type:
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Brief Description: The Plano-convex lens is set in a copper alloy ring with knurled edging on either side. The ring is mounted on a pivoting joint at the end sleeve that fits over a copper alloy arm. The arm is set on a sprung sleeve on the copper alloy pillar. The lens can be rotated on its axis be positioned laterally and vertically. The base is turned copper alloy weighted with lead.
Collection Group:
Material(s): copper alloy
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
295 95 120 mm

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