Microscope

Microscope

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Description
This small brass instrument was owned by Richard Halsted Ward (1837-1917), a noted medical microscopist, or his son, Henry B. Ward, a pioneering parasitologist.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
magnifier
date made
mid 19th century
Measurements
overall: 3 5/16 in x 1 1/4 in; 8.41375 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
MG.M-09741
accession number
174919
catalog number
M-09741
174919.26
Credit Line
Miss Charlotte B. Ward
subject
Science & Scientific Instruments
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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