Microscope

Description
This is a small compound monocular that seems to clip onto a support (missing). It was collected by Richard Halsted Ward (1837-1917), a noted medical microscopist, or his son, Henry B. Ward, a pioneering parasitologist.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
mid 19th century
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 1 5/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 4.1275 cm x 11.43 cm
ID Number
MG.M-09732
accession number
174919
catalog number
M-09732
174919.17
Credit Line
Miss Charlotte B. Ward
subject
Science & Scientific Instruments
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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