Mahogany lockable case, for Optical cabinet

Made:
1750-1752
maker:
Benjamin Martin

Mahogany lockable case, for Optical cabinet: containing pocket microscope, and Wilson screw barrel microscope with scioptric solar attachment, by Benjamin Martin, London, England, 1750-1752

Details

Category:
Microscopes
Object Number:
1918-64/2/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), felt, mahogany (wood) and steel (metal)
type:
case - container
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry