J. Molteni à Paris

Microscope designed to be used in a horizontal or vertical configuration.

J. Molteni  Paris. Horizontal microscope

J. Molteni  Paris. Horizontal microscope

Microscope in vertical configuration

J. Molteni  Paris. Horizontal microscope

J. Molteni  Paris. Horizontal microscope

Accessories include three objectives, three eyepieces, an additional eyepiece with adjustable pointers, a camera lucida, glass and ivory disks, a brass trough with glass bottom, and twelve sample tubes with cork stoppers. Below the stage is a diaphragm wheel and the fine adjustment that moves the stage. The microscope can be used vertical or horizontal. Both the stage focus and mirror are adjusted by rack and pinion.

J. Molteni  Paris. Horizontal microscope

The following image is extracted from the 1859 Molteni et Cie catalog

J. Molteni  Paris. Horizontal microscope

A short history of the Molteni family of instrument makers (in French)

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