Microscope

Description
This is a compound monocular with push-pull focus, square stage, and sub-stage mirror that fits into and stands on a wooden box.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
microscope
date made
early 19th century
Physical Description
brass (microscope material)
wood (case material)
metal (case material)
metal (microscope material)
glass (microscope material)
Measurements
case: 4.3 cm x 21.3 cm x 11.3 cm; 1 11/16 in x 8 3/8 in x 4 7/16 in
microscope: 19.3 cm x 3.5 cm x 6.5 cm; 7 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 2 9/16 in
ID Number
MG*M-12958
accession number
287618
catalog number
287618.02
subject
Science & Scientific Instruments
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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