Polariscope (c.1840-50), 2 tourmalines in wood cel

Made:
1840-1850

Polariscope (c.1840-50), 2 tourmalines in wood cells in turned rosewood handle. 6 objects (topaz, borax, quartz, calspar, nitre, arragonite) in morocco case

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1993-1335
type:
polariscope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical demonstration equipment
credit:
National Maritime Museum

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