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.

Date Made: ca 1935

Associated Person: Goudy, FredericMaker: Spencer Lens Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, Buffalo

Subject: Science & Scientific Instruments


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.1016.01Accession Number: 1984.1016Catalog Number: 1984.1016.01

Object Name: microscope, measuring

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

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-6884-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_825945

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