Manufactured by Bausch & Lomb Optical Company, Rochester, N.Y. Patented August 24th 1897. #48293. 19th/20th c. Brass and bronze with triple lenses and mounted on a black base. Along with a mahogany case with a lock (lacking the key) and a carry handle on the lid.
Microscope: L. 4 1/2", Depth 6", H. 13"
Case: L. 6 3/4", Depth 8", H. 14 1/2"
Some pitting to the brass, case is worn
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