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Lens

Lens

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Description
This small convex glass lens came from the shop of Henry Fitz (1808-1863), America’s first successful commercial telescope maker.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lens
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 3 3/8 in; 1.27 cm x 8.5725 cm
ID Number
PH.315158.247
accession number
215541
catalog number
315158.247
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Willard H. Howell
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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