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Brass Culpeper-type Microscope

Auction:
2345
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$823$700

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

Description:

Brass Culpeper-type Microscope, with vertical rack-and-pinion focusing, the tube supported by three double scrolls, circular stage and turned mahogany base with boss for mirror, ht. closed 10 1/2 in., with eyepiece and objective.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Lenses, Objective, Rack and pinion