Wollaston type camera lucida with Ross lenses

Made:
1851-1900 in London
maker:
Andrew Ross
and
Francis West

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Wollaston type camera lucida with Ross lenses, made by Francis West of 83 Fleet Street, London, England, c. 1851-1900.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1981-268/1
Materials:
box, leather, red, covered, box, silk, patterned, maroon, lining lid, box, velvet, lining base, maroon, box, wood, housing, brass, pillar & clamp, brass and prism & lenses, glass
type:
optical drawing aid - camera lucida
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical drawing aid
credit:
On loan from the Wellcome Trust

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