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Optics Plate XI: Compound Microscopes

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Collection Fine art, Prints, drawings and watercolours
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID ZBA4496
Description A plate illustrating compound microscopes, engraved for the Encyclopedia Londinensis in 1820 as part of its treatment of optics. ZBA4492-ZBA4496 are all plates from this volume.
Date made 1820

Artist/Maker Pass, J.
Place made London, England
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials etching; paper
Measurements Sheet: 294 x 223 mm
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