Wollaston's Doublet microscope by Dollond

maker:
Dollond family

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Wollaston's Doublet microscope by Dollond, in mahogany case, into which instrument screws, with three doublets (1/10, 1/20, 1/40) glass, ivory and ebony plate

Details

Category:
Microscopes
Object Number:
1921-208
Materials:
copper (alloy), ebony, felt, glass, ivory, mahogany (wood), metal (unknown), steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
box/case: 75 mm x 175 mm x 76 mm, ,
overall (assembled): 230 mm x 175 mm x 76 mm, , .72kg
type:
microscope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry