Fixture for scioptic ball

Made:
1740-1760

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fixture for scioptic ball with rotatable mirror attachment, mid 18th century

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1985-2214/28a
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), glass, mahogany (wood) and metal (unknown)
type:
scioptic ball
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • projection equipment