Leitz Petrographic Microscope

Object Name: 
Leitz Petrographic Microscope

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Object Name: 
Leitz Petrographic Microscope
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Accession Number: 
Overall H: 34.4 cm, W: 12.3 cm, D: 21.2 cm
Not on Display
about 1932
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ed Barrett
Primary Description: 
Glass, Brass, Metal, Cast Iron. Microscope with additional accessories: 4 Objectives, 1x, 3.2x, 12x and 1 Reichert oil immersion lens; 3 Oculars, 6, 8, and 10x; 4 stage clips; 4 Reflecting mirrors; 3 Wedges, Quarts, Gypsum and "unknown"; 1 additional polarizer. The microscope comes with a wooden box designed hold the extra objectives, wedges, and a few additional spare parts.
Barrett, Ed, Source