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'Model 47' (London Model) compound monocular microscope
R. & J. Beck Ltd; C. Baker Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London
Mid 20th c.
overall: 350 mm x 210 mm x 145 mm

Microscope. Black-painted metal and chrome construction, extending draw tube (marked with graduated scale) attached by rack and pinion to inclinable stand arm, attached in turn to horseshoe base. Fixed square stage missing its slide clips and devoid of fitments either above or below. Knurled edge focusing wheel on both sides and smaller double width fine focusing wheels, the right hand one marked with red scale. Triple turret supporting two objectives on black and white metal revolving changer (16mm and 4mm Beck). Vacant receptacle in third turret position. Revolving plano and concave mirror. Removable eyepiece by C. Baker, marked 2.


Gift of Worthing High School, 2009

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