07-16-2011 07-16-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2555M Marlborough
July 16, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Wilson Pattern Screw Barrel Microscope Compendium

$1,185$1,000
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2555M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 16, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Wilson Pattern Screw Barrel Microscope Compendium, 18th century, with simple microscope which attaches with screw threads to one end of barrel, brass barrel with socket for ivory handle, spring loaded stage, the detachable simple microscope has six numbered lenses, four with lens caps, and 4 hole brass slide holder, with mahogany box (cracked), barrel lg. closed 2 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-400