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Spencer Black and Brass Microscope

Auction:
2654M
Lot:
754
Sold for:
$60$50

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Auction:
Discovery - 2654M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Spencer Black and Brass Microscope, Buffalo, New York, c. 1910, lacquered brass tube and pillar, triple nosepiece, rackwork coarse focus on tube, micrometer fine focus on pillar, substage diaphragms, X and Y adjustments with vernier scales, black painted U base, all in a wooden box, ht. 12 in.
Estimate $200-400

No mirror on scope. Appears to have original lacquer.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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