Direct-vision dispersing prism consisting of two glass prisms enclosing a prism-shaped space

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Direct-vision dispersing prism consisting of two glass prisms enclosing a prism-shaped space for filling with a highly-refracting liquid, in fitted case, by E. Leitz, Wetzlar, presented to Eton College by W. Spottiswoode

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Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1986-1454
type:
liquid prism
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
  • prism - optical
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
  • prism - optical
credit:
Eton College. Physics Dept.