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Microscope-slide Preparation Kit, English, c. 1830

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Inventory Number: 57774
Object Type: Object
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Brief Description: Microscope slide preparation kit. Contains 3 Bone sliders, a knife on an Ivory handle and a triangular pin on an Ivory handle. A cylindrical case that opens lengthways on hinges holds the items. It is bound in red leather and the inside is lined and padded with dark green velvet.
Provenance: Presented by B. H. Streeter. Belonged to his great uncle John Soper Streeter, an obstetrician.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Leather
Velvet
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
118 61 mm

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