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Ross Compound Monocular Microscope

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2857M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 31, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Ross Compound Monocular Microscope, London, c. 1880, main tube with course focusing, nosepiece with triple objective lens turret, circular pillar with fine focusing knob marked 0-9, square stage, condenser with fine focusing, and rotating gimbaled mirror, on a double pillar and U-shaped base, engraved Ross London, ht. 17.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Ross London, Ross Compound, Condenser, Eye, Inverted microscope, Lenses, Microscopes, Objective, Optical devices