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compound monocular microscope
Swift Instruments International S.A.
Asia: Japan
metal; glass
overall: 300 mm x 110 mm x 170 mm

Microscope. Brown-painted metal, chrome and plastic construction, fixed angle tube tube attached to fixed stand arm, attached in turn to horseshoe base. Square stage with slide clips and variable substage five-aperture diaphragm disc. Black plastic knurled edge focusing wheels which operate by raising the stage. Triple turret supporting three objectives on black metal and chrome revolving changer (x40 Baker, 10 Swift, 10E Swift). Revolving plano and concave mirror. 10X eyepiece. In a wooden crate with two metal hook clasps (one broken) and black-painted metal handle.


Gift of Worthing High School, 2009

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