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1998.1291 (RS23863)

Description

Microscope in wooden box. Key hole in box, brass handle on top. Microscope, brass w/ green painted base.

Details

Maker
Wood, George S. (Optician)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Engraved on base of scope: ""C.S. Wood/ Late Abraham & Co/ Optical Mathematical and Philosophical/ Instrument Manufacturer/ 20 Lord Street/ Liverpool"" ""Established 1817/ Spectacles Carefully Adapted to the Various Defects of Vision""
Location of origin
Liverpool, England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Optical T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Glass
glass (material)
MICROSCOPE
microscopes
Dimensions
13 x 6.75 x 6.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1291
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18614

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