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Horizontal microscope by Charles Chevalier, Palais
Horizontal microscope by Charles Chevalier, Palais Royal, 163, Paris, 1825-1850, owned by Alexandre Brongniart, with two wooden accessory trays, both loose
Large rectangular wooden medicine chest containing
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Large rectangular wooden medicine chest containing 25 labelled glass bottles, 12 labelled tin cannisters, 29 glass phials (some labelled), bandages, splints and supports, used by the German Army during the first World War, German, 1914-1918
Replica Anniversary No 1 Kodak camera
Replica Anniversary No 1 Kodak camera. Bound with red string and seal (intact). With card printed exposure guide. Number 2523.
Box, original, for medal, University of Edinburgh,
Box, original, for medal, University of Edinburgh, for experimental physiology, to H.G. Feltham, 1907, by Kirkwood and Son, 9 St. James' Square, Edinburgh.
Mahogany lockable case, for Optical cabinet
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
Sliding camera base for stereo photography
Sliding camera base for stereo photography. Wooden device with felt covered sliding panel to permit a camera to be moved 8cm for stereo photography. With tripod bush and screw.
Gossen Sixtry meter in leather case
Gossen Sixtry meter in leather case. Made in West Germany.
Dallmeyer optical bench tilting outfit
Triangular section teak base, 124cm long with three sliding units. Title frame 42 x 35cm lighting frame 35 x 46cm with central aperture 31 x 19cm. With 8 brass bayonet fittings. Camera platform of adjustable height. All three are independently adjustable. With centring card 39 x 29 cm. Black felt covered title board 30 x 39cm and folder with two sets of white felt letters 13mm and 24mm. J.H. Dallmeyer, 1932.
Box, original, for medal, University College Londo
Box, original, for medal, University College London, for materia medica, to Charles Bradley, 1862
Herring's Catheter Sterilizer
Six detachable tubes for Herring's catheter sterilizer, by S. Maw, Son and Sons, 7-12 Aldersgate Street, London, EC, England, 1901-1918
Hood from Dr. John Dixon's London academic robes,
Hood from Dr. John Dixon's London academic robes, by Ede and Son, 93-94 Chancery Lane, London, England, 1870-1920.
Herring's Catheter Sterilizer
Part of frame for Herring's catheter sterilizer, by S. Maw, Son and Sons, 7-12 Aldersgate Street, London, EC, England, 1901-1918
Gown from Dr. John Dixon's London academic robes,
Gown from Dr. John Dixon's London academic robes, by Ede and Son, 93-94 Chancery Lane, London, England, 1870-1920.
Set of trial lenses in mahogany case, by Allen and
Set of trial lenses in mahogany case, by Allen and Hanburys Ltd., London, early 20th century
Sewing machine, model No. 99, mounted within a tab
Sewing machine, model No. 99, mounted within a table work unit, manufactured by Singer, probably used in occupational therapy at the Lord Mayor Treloar Orthopaedic Hospital, Alton, Hampshire, England, 1920-1945.
Kodak Escort 8 Movie Camera in Field Case
Kodak Escort 8 Movie Camera in brown leather field case. Kodak Ektanar lens, 13mm f/1.6. Case stamped with code V937 and 'Made in England'.
"Ruby" Reflex Camera
"Ruby" single lens reflex camera, made by Thornton Pickard Limited, with a Ross lens. Includes leather bag, shoulder strap, five plate holders and five 'cut film sheaths'. One sheath is printed with brief instruction and film size, made by Ensign Limited, London.
Rectangular leather-covered case, lined with red f
Rectangular leather-covered case, lined with red felt, contains a vulcanite handle and spark-gap with 11 electrodes, also glass handle with 4 electrodes, made by Roycourt, Paris, French, 1880-1890, Avenue d'Orleans
Case For Argus 9.5mm Cine Camera
Leather carry case for Argus 9.5mm camera.
Watkins pinhole lens
Watkins pinhole lens. Wooden disc with rotating brass plate with five pine holes: numbers 1, 3, 6, 8, 10 ,12. Felt covered capping plate. Spring clip for attachment to lens mount.
Visiting card case - Manchester Airport Rail Station
Miscellanea & Curiosities
Visiting card case, chrome-plated brass, in black felt-look wallet with presentation card, presentation item to commemorate the opening of Manchester Airport Rail Link, May 1993. Case: 58 mm x 94 mm x 5 mm; wallet open: 115 mm x 115 mm.
Kodak Ektar telephoto lens case
Aluminium case for an Ektar telephoto lens, made by Eastman Kodak lens.
Anamorphic lens for Cinemascope Camera
Anamorphic lens inscribed "Bausch & Lomb Optical Co." Rochester, NY. USA, Cinemascope Camera Attachment DF3481" bearing "20th Century Fox Camera Dept" transfer; with camera attachment bracket, all in fitted case, c. 1956
Gas filled pyrometer standard No. 285, calibrated
Gas filled pyrometer standard No. 285, calibrated at the National Physical Laboratory (a specially designed lamp with a metal filament, in a wooden case, probable date 1951.
Mining transit theodolite, 4.5-inch, Troughton & Simms
Mining transit theodolite, 4.5-inch, by Troughton & Simms, London, England, 1901-1915
Wooden Film Magazine
Wooden film magazine for Prestwich Model 4 35mm cine camera and printer, c 1898.
Box, original, for medal, North Staffordshire Infi
Box, original, for medal, North Staffordshire Infirmary, 1868
Leather case for amputation set
Leather case for amputation set, by Lichtenberger of Strasbourg, c. 1800
Western Electric sound-on-film recorder, marked R.A. 1061-A light valve, serial no. 41, in wooden storage boxed, marked MP, c. 1938
Pre-production model of a James Howden wind turbine
Sectioned scale 1:40 model of a Howden HWP 300 Wind Turbine, by L.S. Angus and Co. Limited, Scotland, 1980-1983. Actual turbine made by James Howden & Company Limited, Glasgow, Scotland, 1983.
Eastman Non-slip Printing Frame
Eastman No-slip Printing Frame. For 1A negative 2 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch. Patentent dated 1917. Part of 'The Brownie Outfit'.
The pocket Kodak camera (1st model)
Box camera for 102 rollfilm 1 1/2 x 2 inches. Fitted with single lens of fixed aperture. T/I rotary shutter. On separate wooden panel. Circular finder. Flet film guides, no printing on metal flap. Covered in maroon leather. Eastman Kodak 1895.
Box, for medal, Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique
Box, original, for medal, Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique, to the British Council, 1928, by Fonson, Alfred Courtens, artist
Davidson type Optometer, apparatus for ophthalmic
Davidson type Optometer, apparatus for ophthalmic testing, unsigned, British, c.1880. Consists of two mahogany discs rotating on axis and having lenses mounted on the periphery, mounted on a brass stand, (one lens lacking)
Hookah tobacco pipe (Turkish or Persian)
Hookah tobacco pipe, enamelled metal base, glazed porcelain water reservoir, silver bowl with clay or lime lining with brass lid, flexible spring tube mouthpiece partly felt covered near end with ivory mount, amber mouthpiece missing, with tweezers attached, Turkish or Persian, 1880-1930
Duo-Lux Primus flashgun
Duo-lux primus flashgun in plastic case and original carton. Made in Germany. For capless bulbs; folding fan-type refelctor; capacitor type; in plastic case and original carton.
Black felt Hess screen, by Clement Clarke Ltd., En
Black felt Hess screen, by Clement Clarke Ltd., English
Chronometer (marine) by J.R. Arnold, London, No.53
Chronometer (marine) by J.R. Arnold, London, No.532 in box
Grey wool shoulder cape edged with red felt
Nursing & Hospital Furnishings
Grey wool shoulder cape edged with red felt, worn by Elizabeth Batten, Senior sister in Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Reserve, at the Royal Free Hospital, London, 1910-1920
Hurter and Driffield actinograph 2nd model
Wooden slide rule type calculator for exposure. Flat wooden plate marked with 3 scales. Speed 0.5-300. Exposure 0.005-60seconds. Lens f/2.8-64. Slide marked with weather: Very dull, dull, mean, bright, very bright. With speed index mark. Card insert carries time of day and year scale for North latitude 7 degrees and 30 foot. Hurter and Driffield. c.1898.
Herring's Catheter Sterilizer
Herring's catheter sterilizer, by S. Maw, Son and Sons, 7-12 Aldersgate Street, London, EC, England, 1901-1918
Box for Jelf Medal
Box, original, for Jelf Medal, King's College London, to Keren Isabel Parkes, England, 1926
Box for medal, St Thomas's Hospital School
Box, original, for medal, St Thomas's Hospital School, showing Florence Nightingale, to Winifred Mary McAllister, England, 1928, Glaishan, artist
Box of various pantograph parts
Hand and Machine Tools
Box of pantograph parts: 2 hardened steel spindle bushes; mild steel cover for spindle; 2 end plates for steel cover, with felt washers; trial of script on metal oddment; screw plate made from old file; 3 floor wedges; 5 steel clamps; 2 square spanners; half-made part jig for movables; height limiting block; cardboard box of bits; box of miscellaneous bits
Wooden case for set of lenses
Wooden case for set of lenses for a Hughes magic lantern: F: 16" lens, F:10" lens; F:6 1/2 lens and 4 1/2 double condenser in wooden box.
International Medical Congress Medal box
Box, original, for medal, International Medical Congress, London, 1881, Tenniel and L.C. Wyon, artists
Beck lenses case
Beck lenses case in plush lined leather covered case. R. & J. Beck.
Ilford reflex printer
Ilford reflex printer, manufactured by Miles Aircraft Limited, Reading, England, serial no. PP12457, registered design no. PH128-1, c. 1950. Fitted with tubular incandescent light bulbs and two pigmy light bulbs.