Combination microscope set, with low power magnifi

Made:
1715-1725

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Combination microscope set, with low power magnifier, double microscope with 2 eyepieces and Leeuwenhoek-type high-power simple microscope in turned lignum vitae case, English, c. 1720 (unsigned).

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1938-740
Materials:
glass, iron, ivory, wood (unidentified)
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry

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