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Microscope

Description

Wilson and Ellis brass microscope, by Dollond, London, c. 1760

Museum reference

T.1925.7

Collection

History of Science

Object name

Microscope, Microscope

Production information

Dollond and Co., 1750 - 1927, Instrument maker
London, England, EUROPE

Date

c. 1760

Physical description

Brass pillar / fish skin case / ivory slides / glass slide

Associations

Eponym: Wilson
Eponym: Ellis

Exhibitions

  • Microscopes: Nature Revealed

References

Turner, Gerard L'Estrange., The Great Age of the Microscope: the Collection of the Royal Microscopical Society through 150 years. Bristol & New York, 1989 pp 270-72

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