Microscope (dated 1754), signed F. WATKINS LONDON.

Made:
1754

Microscope (dated 1754), signed F. WATKINS LONDON. Double cone shaped body, six lenses, contained in fish skin case. Also three Lieberkuhuns, frog plate, combined with Watkins solar microscope and Watkins book. All contained in Chippendale cabinet

Details

Category:
Microscopes
Object Number:
1993-1118
credit:
National Maritime Museum
status:
Permanent collection

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