Microscope

Description
This is a magnifier that folds into a wooden handle. It was owned 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: 1 1/8 in x 7/8 in x 4 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 2.2225 cm x 10.4775 cm
ID Number
MG.M-09737
accession number
174919
catalog number
M-09737
174919.22
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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