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Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
October 31, 2015 10:00 AMCalender

Dellebarre-style Compound Monocular Microscope

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Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2857MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: October 31, 2015 10:00AM


Dellebarre-style Compound Monocular Microscope, late 18th century, hinged square pillar with rotating barrel arm housing the five-lens eyepiece, including a Lieberkuhn mirror, circular stage with rack and pinion adjustment/focusing, condensing lens, and large gimbaled mirror, with collapsible tri-foot base, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

one mirror is missing, no accessories

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