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SIMPLE PORTABLE DISSECTING MICROSCOPE:

c. 1900

MODEL: Loupe mont่e Modèle No O

MAKER: Deyrolle

DESCRIPTION HISTORY
Deyrolle O microscope
Deyrolle O

DESCRIPTION:
This small student dissecting microscopE, is made of lacquered brass. It arises from a weighted round foot on a single pillar. Focus is by screwing or unscrewing the optical loupe. There is a single sided gimbaled mirror and a glass stage supported by brass. The case is no longer with my example.



HISTORY OF THE THIS MICROSCOPE

Deyrolle Catalog CoverAlthough often attributed to a time period many years earlier, these little student dissecting microscopes, sold by Deyrolle, date to around 1900, being made from the late 19th century into the early 20th century. Another little Deyrolle microscope which could be used as a dissecting microscope, is also featured on this site.