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Microscope, compound


Iron-stand compound microscope, with separate bull's eye condenser on stand, microscope made by Powell and Lealand of London, c. 1840

Museum reference



History of Science

Object name

Microscope, compound, Condenser, microscope

Production information

Powell and Lealand, Instrument maker
London, England, Northern Europe
Carpenter and Westley, Retailer
London, England, Northern Europe


c. 1840


Brass, Glass, Iron

Physical description



Previous owner: Peach, Charles William, 1800 - 1886


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