Antique Barrel Microscope - English circa 1900

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This Antique Microscope comes with it's original box and two slides. This is a compound barrel microscope made of brass with a reflecting mirror.

The slides are original and are of a Fly's wings and something else. The slide paper is robin's egg blue. The slides look to be Victorian and are small - 2 1/4" x 3/4".

There is a tag in the box that says "From H, Salanson & Co. Opticians and Photographic Dealers. Bristol, Cardiff and Gloucester. The optics are clean and the microscope works beautifully.

The wooden box has the original brass clasps. The box is in good shape. The only issue is that the box has a sticker on the front with the word Fragile on it.

This microscope may have been made in France around 1900, then sold by an English retailer.

Measurements:
Box: 6 3/4" x 2 1/2" x 2"
Microscope: 6" x 1 3/4" x 1"

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