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Martin-Pattern Drum Microscope by Newton

Auction:
2345
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$353$300

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

Description:

Martin-Pattern Drum Microscope by Newton, engraved W.E. & F. Newton, 3 Fleet St., Temple Bar, London, lacquered-brass, with rackwork focusing, and circular stage above mirror, ht. closed 10 in., in fitted figured mahogany case containing five numbered objectives, live box, three bone specimen slides, and green maker's label with royal coat of arms, wd. 11 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Martin-Pattern Drum Microscope, London, Temple Bar, Brass instrument, Microscope, Microscopy, Newton, Massachusetts