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Item Details
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Title
Travelling Microscope
Straight on view of a travelling microscope made by Abraham &
Work Type
Scientific Instruments & Research
Date
c.1843
Location
Manchester
Material
brass (copper, zinc alloy); glass; metal (unknown)
Measurements
overall: 185 mm x 135 mm x 235 mm,
Description
Travelling microscope, made by Abraham & Dancer, c.1843, and used by James Joule for calibrating thermometers.
Repository
Gift of University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology
Subject
microscope
ID Number
co8404645
Source
Image and original data from Science Museum Group - https://collection.sciencemuseum.org.uk
Rights
The source metadata displayed in the Description field is released under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/. All other source metadata is released under Creative Commons Zero - https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/. The image is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/.
File Properties
File Name
large_cd0705_052_130305_1969_5_1_Travelling_microscope.jpg
SSID
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