Micromanipulator, 1950-1956

Made:
1950-1959 (estimated) in England, Berkshire and Reading
maker:
Singer Instrument Company Limited

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High-power Singer micromanipulator in fitted wooden case with lock and key, made by the Singer Instrument Co. Ltd, 83 London St., Reading, Berkshire, and supplied to the Textile Physics Laboratory of the University of Leeds in August 1956, British Patent No. 653759, for use under magnifications of 100 to 1000 or more.

Details

Category:
Microscopes
Object Number:
2003-53
Materials:
leather, metals and wood
Measurements:
case overall: 330 x 328 x 253 mm
type:
micromanipulators
credit:
University of Leeds, Department of Materials