Dr. Witherings botanical microscope

Made:
1801

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Dr. Witherings botanical microscope, c. 1795, in mahogany folding case, no accessories, English.

Details

Category:
Microscopes
Object Number:
1918-163
Materials:
copper (alloy), glass, ivory, paper, textile and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (open): 95 mm x 225 mm x 60 mm, , .075kg
overall (closed): 25 mm x 120 mm x 60 mm, ,
type:
botanical microscope - withering
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • microscope
  • botanical microscope
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry