Stanhope lens

Made:
1829-1845

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Stanhope lens in metal mount; fits in red morocco leather case stamped 'West 83 Fleet St. London'.

Details

Category:
Microscopes
Object Number:
1960-140
Materials:
glass, leather, metal (unknown), silk, velvet and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
box: 22 mm x 53 mm x 28 mm, ,
lens: 45 mm x 15 mm x 10 mm, ,
lens weight: x x , , .005kg
box weightl: x x , , .01kg
credit:
Preece, M.L.