Microscope

Description
This is a compound monocular with rack-and-pinion, square glass stage, inclination joint, U-shaped base, and wooden box with extra lenses. The inscription on the tube reads “SPENCER / BUFFALO / U.S.A.” The 157209 serial number indicates a date of 1939.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
microscope, measuring
date made
ca 1935
associated person
Goudy, Frederic
maker
Spencer Lens Company
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 5/8 in x 8 11/32 in x 7 1/8 in; 34.6075 cm x 21.22678 cm x 18.0975 cm
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
ID Number
1984.1016.01
accession number
1984.1016
catalog number
84.1016.01
subject
Science & Scientific Instruments
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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