04-13-2002 04-13-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
April 13, 2002 10:00 AMCalender

Binocular Microscope by Henry Crouch

Auction: Sale #2133 - 2133 Location: Bolton Date / Time: April 13, 2002 10:00AM


Binocular Microscope by Henry Crouch, London, late 19th century, No. 2512, for Queen & Co., Philadelphia, of lacquered brass, with dividing eyepieces, rack-and-pinion and micrometer nosepiece focusing, circular mechanical stage, sub-stage condenser and plano/concave reflector, on raised horseshoe foot, ht. 15 in., with accessories including a parabolic condenser in fitted mahogany case with care label in door and a mahogany chemistry case.

Provenance: Guy M. Winslow, instructor and later president of Lasell College, Newton, Massachusetts.
Estimate $800-1,200


Henry Crouch, Queen & Co., London, Philadelphia, Guy M. Winslow, Newton, instructor and later president, Massachusetts, Lasell College