Microscope

Description:

Compound monocular microscope with lens throwing light on the stage, square stage, inclination joint, sub-stage mirror, and black horseshoe base.

Date Made: 19th century

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Science & Scientific Instruments

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Microscopes, Science & Mathematics

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Credit Line: Dr. and Mrs. M. Seiderman

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1978.0292.05Catalog Number: 1978.0292.05Accession Number: 1978.0292

Object Name: microscope

Physical Description: brass (overall material)glass (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 30.8 cm x 8.7 cm x 14.8 cm; 12 1/8 in x 3 7/16 in x 5 13/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-af3c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1349280

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