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

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

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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