Glass prism in wooden box

Made:
1850-1924

Glass prism in wooden box, made 1850-1924 (Wellcome No. B876)

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1997-1940
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), felt, glass, metal (unknown), paper (fibre product), textile and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (case closed): 30 mm x 56 mm x 58 mm, 0.047kg
type:
prism - optical demonstration
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical demonstration equipment
credit:
Wellcome Trustees