Simple Botanical Microscope with Tweezers

Object Name: 
Simple Botanical Microscope with Tweezers

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Object Name: 
Simple Botanical Microscope with Tweezers
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2019.8.20
Dimensions: 
(ab) Simple Botanical Microscope H: 6.5 cm, Diam (max): 3.7 cm; (de) Case H: 7.7 cm, Diam (max): 5.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1776
Primary Description: 
Simple Botanical Microscope with Tweezers. Rolled brass, blown glass. (a) Three-tiered cylindrical brass botanical microscope with glass lens at one end and cut-outs to hold accessories in other two tiers. (b) Circular glass lens in threaded brass frame. (c) Brass tweezers. (de) Cylindrical lidded custom case.
Provenance: 
Camacho, Dr. Tomas, Source
2019-12-13
Artcurial SAS, Source
2019-12-13
Pallas, Estrella, Source
2019-12-13
Material: 
Inscription: 
RSM
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Hand-written (-e) inside top of case in pen
RSM
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Hand-written (-d) inside base of case in pen
Sciences, curiosites & armes: dont la collection de microscopes Camacho-Pallas (2019-12) p. 12, lot 14;