small folding pocket microscope, silver, by James

Made:
1770 in Edinburgh
maker:
John Clark

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small folding pocket microscope, silver, by James Clark, Edinburgh, c. 1770, in a fishskin case with accessories: 1 metal slide mount, 1 moveable specimen stage with lens.

Details

Category:
Microscopes
Object Number:
1938-100
Materials:
glass, iron, silver, textile and wood (unidentified)
credit:
Vauncey Salt