compound microscope

Made:
1850-1855 in Manchester
maker:
John Benjamin Dancer

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Binocular microscope with case, made by J. B. Dancer, c.1855. Photographed on a white background.
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Binocular microscope with case, made by J. B. Dancer, c.1855. Photographed on a white background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Binocular microscope, made by J. B. Dancer, c.1855. Photographed on a white background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Binocular compound microscope, made by J. B. Dancer.

Details

Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1972.26.1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, metal (unknown), wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
microscope: 420 mm x 220 mm x 160 mm,
case: 480 mm x 290 mm x 200 mm,
type:
compound microscope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • microscope
credit:
Bequest of Mr E H Duckworth

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