Set of colour filters (or Claude Lorraine glasses)

Made:
1800-1825 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Reading glass and magnifying lens, one of two, in tortoiseshell mount, iron and silver frame and fittings, 1701-1750
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Reading glass and magnifying lens, one of two, in tortoiseshell mount, iron and silver frame and fittings, 1701-1750
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Set of colour filters (or Claude Lorraine glasses) and 2 magnifying lenses in tortoiseshell mounts, early 19th century B757

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1983-329
type:
optical drawing aid
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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