Microscope, made by John Benjamin Dancer, Manchester, c.1860, for James Joule. Substage condenser attached to moveable stage, moved by 2 screws diagonally. Coarse focussing by rack and pinion; fine by screw at side of lens column. With 1/16, 1/8, 1/4 inch lenses and eye piece. With trade lable in case.
- Scientific Instruments & Research
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- compound microscope
- furnishing and equipment
- tools & equipment
- optical instrument
- Gift of Manchester Literary & Philosophical Society
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