Microscope

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-18614

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

microscopes
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Brass
Glass
MICROSCOPE

Inscription

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""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Wood, George S. (Optician)

Location of Origin

Liverpool, England

Object Type

Optical T&E

Dimensions

13 x 6.75 x 6.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1291