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Adams' Universal Microscope
POSTCARDS
postcard
Science Museum
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London
1930s
card
overall: 141 mm x 91 mm

Postcard, one of a series published by a museum, depicting famous microscopes and telescopes. Small portrait format printed in black and white with gloss finish and white border. Features a reproduction of a photograph of the microscope made by George Adams Senior for the future King George III when still Prince of Wales, about 1755.


2017.492

Transferred from the former Museum and Library of Optometry, Aston University / Gift of the family of the late Anthony G. Sabell FCOptom, 2016



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