Collection of Scientific Mirrors

S/N:TSFS368

  • £2,295.00
  • €2,507 Euro
  • $2,951 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Collection of Scientific Mirrors

THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL
Here we have a rare collection of 10 late 19th & early 20th century ebonised scientific mirrors.
All with original turned handles, produced in hardwood and with original ebonised finish. Some have doubled sided mirror plates, some with mercury plates convex, concave and flat.
These where used in studies of optical sciences and in particular the study of the properties of light rays
1 - 19.5cm Including hook in length. 10cm diameter, single convex lens
2 - 29cm Including hook in length, 14cm diameter, single convex lens
3 - 31cm Including hook in length, 17cm diameter, double, concave/flat
4 - 32.5cm Including hook in length, 18cm diameter, single concave
5 - 23.5cm Including hook in length, 12.5cm in diameter, double, flat and concave
6 - 24cm Including hook in length, 11.2cm in diameter, single concave
7- 35.5cm single concave. 20.5cm in diameter, flat (repair to frame)
8 - 27cm single concave, 13cm in diameter, single convex
9 - 24cm single concave, 12.5cm in diameter, double, concave and flat
10, 37.5cm single concave, 18cm in diameter, double concave and flat, splits to frame and chips, not loose or unstable

Period: 

19th Century

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THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL

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Gorleston-on-Sea
Norfolk
NR31, UK
United Kingdom

WWW.THESCHOOLFORSCANDAL.COM

My partner and I have been collecting unique, decorative antiques for the past 10 years, travelling far and wide sourcing the best our pockets could afford.

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