Microtome

Microtome

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Description
This microtome, serial no. 1418, was made by the Bausch & Lomb Optical Co., and included features suggested by Charles Sedgwick Minot (1852-1914), Professor of Histology and Embryology in the Harvard Medical School.
Ref: Bausch & Lomb Optical Co., Microtomes and Accessories (Rochester, 1901).
T. E. Oertel, Medical Microscope Designed for Students in Laboratory Work and for Practitioners (Philadelphia, 1902), pp. 56-57.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
microtome
date made
after 1885
maker
Bausch & Lomb
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 14 in x 7 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 35.56 cm x 19.05 cm
ID Number
MG.217934.04
catalog number
217934.04
M-07163
accession number
217934
Credit Line
the Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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