prism part of turret type tent camera obscura, by

Made:
1840-1860 in London
maker:
Newton and Company Limited

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prism part of turret type tent camera obscura, by Newton & Co., 3 Fleet Street, London, England, mid 19th century.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1907-93
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), glass and metal (unknown)
type:
optical drawing aid - camera obscura
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical drawing aid
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
  • prism - optical
credit:
J.C. Stevens (Auction Sales)