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19th Century Pair of Optical Experimental Scientific Mirrors Concave and Convex
A large pair of scientific optical mirrors, one concave the other convex. These where used in studies of optical sciences and in particular the study of the properties of light rays. circa 1880s in age, English in origin Produced in a hardwood with original ebonised finished and brass adjustable fasteners on either side. The mirrors are fully adjustable in height and angle Some minor and elderly woodworm to circular bases, Diameter at base 25cm Diameter of mirrors and brass fasteners 36cm Max height 75cm Min height 60cm.
- Of the Period
- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacturecirca 1880
- Materials and Techniques
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 29.53 in. x Dm 14.18 in.H 75 cm x Dm 36 cm
- Diameter14.18 in. (36 cm)
- Seller LocationLowestoft, GB
- Sold AsSet of 2
- Reference NumberLU4612114531072
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