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Bausch & Lomb Lacquered-Brass Physician's Microscope

Auction:
2314
Lot:
653
Sold for:
$382$325

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

Description:

Bausch & Lomb Lacquered-Brass Physician's Microscope, engraved Patd. Oct. 3. 1876, with rack-and-pinion coarse focusing, fine focusing wheel on the pillar, nickel-plated inner tube, gutta-percha stage (condenser housing chipped) with side-mounted plano-concave mirror on double swing-arm, on black-enameled cast-iron U-foot, ht. closed 10 in., in fitted case with E. Gundlach magnification table (No. 281), drawer containing three nickel-plate eyepieces, an E. Gundlach 3/4-inch objective in gutta-percha cannister and two Bausch & Lomb Optical Co. objectives ( 1/5 and 1 1/2-inch) objectives in marked cannisters.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Bausch & Lomb, Bausch & Lomb Optical Co., Gutta-percha, Lenses, Magnification, Telescopes