Scroll foot (Cuff type) microscope by John Cuff, London, c. 1750

Made:
1745-1755
maker:
John Cuff

Brass microscope, signed 'J. Cuff Fecit' with micrometer eyepiece on mahogany base with drawer containing accessories. Engraved on stage plate 'J. Cuff Londini Inv. and fecit'; London, c. 1750.

Details

Category:
Microscopes
Object Number:
1925-144
Materials:
bone, mahogany, rosewood, wood
type:
microscopes
credit:
Stevens's Auction Rooms Ltd.
status:
Permanent collection

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