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Leitz Compound Microscope

Auction:
2345
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$294$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Leitz Compound Microscope, No. 136694, with lacquered-brass tube and pillar, calibrated draw tube coarse focusing, fine focusing on the pillar, rectangular stage with nickel-plated clips, plano / concave mirror on swing-arm and black enameled U-foot, ht. closed 10 in., in fitted walnut case containing three eyepieces, three brass-bound objectives, two by Leitz and one by Zeiss, accessory drawer containing seven specimen slides (one chipped) with labels of Prof. Dr. Sigmund Histologia Physioloica, Stuttgart, two sets of unprepared slides in Leitz Wintu box, and a nickel-plated extension eyepiece.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Stuttgart, Sigmund Histologia Physioloica, Brass, Brass instruments, Lenses, Telescopes