Dissection Microscope with Accessories

Object Name: 
Dissection Microscope with Accessories

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Object Name: 
Dissection Microscope with Accessories
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2019.8.25
Dimensions: 
(a) Dissection Microscope H: 11.5 cm W: 14.5 cm, D: 9.2 cm; (d) Custom Case H: 30.2 cm, W: 22.5 cm, D: 12.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1856-1886
Primary Description: 
Dissection Microscope with Accessories. Rolled, extruded brass; ground, polished glass. (a) Three-legged brass dissection microscope with swivel substage mirror and adjustable arm. (b) Brass specimen plate with small glass lens. (c) Glass slide with C-shaped reservoir mounted vertically on wooden stand. (d) Custom wood case lined with red velvet. (e) Key.
Provenance: 
Camacho, Dr. Tomas, Source
2019-12-13
Artcurial SAS, Source
2019-12-13
Pallas, Estrella, Source
2019-12-13
Color: 
Inscription: 
Un Millimetre / en 25 / P. Dumoulin-Froment / a Paris
inscription
Engraved (b) on top surface
NACHET / A PARIS
inscription
Engraved (a) on top surface
Sciences, curiosites & armes: dont la collection de microscopes Camacho-Pallas (2019-12) illustrated, p. 29, lot 53;
The Light of Life : The Camacho & Pallas Microscope Collection illustrated, p. 45;