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Compound Microscope by George Wales

Auction:
2314
Lot:
654
Sold for:
$646$550

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

Description:

Compound Microscope by George Wales, with brass tube, rack-and-pinion coarse focusing, fine focusing on the cast-iron U-form limb with clamp, circular brass stage stamped Geo. Wales, Pat. Appl. For, substage diaphragm and reflector, on cast-iron Y-foot, ht. closed 11 in., in mahogany case containing two eyepieces, Geo. Wale 1/5 and 2/3 objectives in marked cannisters, and seven specimen slides marked Cabinet of Joseph McKay, Troy, N.Y..
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Wales, Wale, Cabinet of Joseph McKay, Joseph McKay, Troy, Brass instrument