Lantern microscope

Made:
1870-1880 in United Kingdom

Lantern Microscope
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Musuem

Lantern microscope by Burgess. Made from brass, and has two extension tubes and box with two glass slides possibly for holding water. Mounted in wood carrying box.

Details

Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1970.48
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
Case: 145 mm x 290 mm x 190 mm,
type:
microscope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
credit:
Gift of Mr W Burgess

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