10-27-2017 10-27-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3035M Marlborough
October 27, 2017 10:00AMCalender
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Quekett-type Dissecting Portable Microscope

$677$550
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3035M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 27, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Quekett-type Dissecting Portable Microscope, mid-19th century, the brass sample surface supported by a mahogany frame with folding legs, pillar with rackwork mechanism, multiple lenses, mirror, and magnifier, once broken down the fitted compartment under the sample surface retains the microscope components, box lg. 5 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Lens, Magnifier, Microscopes, Microscopy, Optics, Science and technology