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Lacquered-Brass Folding Compound Microscope by C. Reichert

Auction:
2314
Lot:
646
Sold for:
$1,116$950

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Lacquered-Brass Folding Compound Microscope by C. Reichert, signed on the foot C. Reichert, Wien. VIII Bennogasse, 26, with rack-and-pinion coarse focusing, fine focusing on the pillar, the stage assembly with slide-in condenser and plano-concave mirror rotating for storage and locking in place with a steel arm on the side, and folding V-foot with threaded holes for two side-mounted milled screws, ht. extended 10 in., in fitted leather-covered case containing three Reichert objectives in numbered cannisters, and other accessories, (good original lacquer).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Bennogasse, steel arm, Metalworking, Rack and pinion, Reichert