Microscope in case

Object Number: 
1932.148
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Wood, metal, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall (microscope): 6 x 2 1/4 in. (15.2 x 5.7 cm) Case: 2 1/4 x 6 5/8 x 2 7/8 in. ( 5.7 x 16.8 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Brass microscope with side arm lens in wooden case with hinged lid; with two spare lenses, brass tweezers, and five glass slides.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this microscope was used by the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Sydney H. Carney, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group