Monocular microscope signed: F.L. West, 39 Southampton St., Strand, #12

Bar-Limb Design. c.1855

f.l. west, 39 southampton st., strand, #12 f.l. west, 39 southampton st., strand, #12 . substage

f.l. west, 39 southampton st., strand, #12

west bar-limb microscope in the case

The following advertisement appeared in "A Practical Treatise on the Use of the Microscope" by John Quekett, 1855

f.l. west, 39 southampton st., strand, #12

This microscope by F. L. West is patterned after the bar-limb design first introduced by Andrew Ross in 1843. It has been stated that West sold Ross instruments under his own signature.

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