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
date made
ca 1935
associated person
Goudy, Frederic
maker
Spencer Lens Company
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
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
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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