Drum Microscope

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19th century

Overall: 10 1/4 × 1 1/4 in. (26 × 3.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2002.1.34294

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Research Area

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Microscopy

Not on view

Provenance

Source unknown; acquired by the Dartmouth College Museum by transfer from other departments, mostly between 1930-1955; catalogued, 1960; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

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