Case-mounted folding botanical microscope, c. 1830

Folding botanical microscope, c.1830

Folding botanical microscope, c.1830

Folding botanical microscope, c.1830. Mounts inside the case

Folding botanical microscope, c.1830. Objectives

Folding botanical microscope, c.1830. Lenses

    This microscope is most likely of English manufacture. It is permanently attached to the inside of the case and folds down within the case for storage. There are three objectives which are mounted on arms that can swivel in and out of the optical path. They can be used individually or in combinations to vary the magnification.

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