Polarizing Instrument

Polarizing Instrument

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Description
Polarizing device for determining stresses in lenses. The "Titmus" inscription refers to the Titmus Optical Co., in Petersburg, Va.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
polariscope
maker
Titmus Optical Co.
place made
United States: Virginia, Petersburg
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 3 1/2 in;.9525 cm x 6.6675 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
1984.0140.587
accession number
1984.0140
catalog number
1984.0140.587
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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