Microscope

Description
This is a compound monocular with coarse and fine focus, double nosepiece, trunion, circular stage, sub-stage diaphragm, sub-stage mirror, and horseshoe base. The “Ane Mon Hartnack & Prazmowski / Bézu, Hausser & Cie Sucrs / Paris” inscription refers to a French microscope firm that was in business, as such, from 1885 to 1896.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
microscope
date made
1885-1896
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 33 cm x 9.4 cm x 13.9 cm; 13 in x 3 11/16 in x 5 1/2 in
place made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
ID Number
MG*290759.01
catalog number
M-13838
accession number
290759
subject
Science & Scientific Instruments
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Mrs. E. Stanton Foster
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