Auction Date: 29/07/2014 at 10am
"Vintage Watson Service Microscope: In its fitted mahogany case. This vintage microscope is labelled on the front of the body tube with the makers name, address, W. WATSON & SONS Ltd., LONDON, model and serial number ""SERVICE"", 66073, The calibration chart on the inside of the case door confirms that it was made in 1938, as well as showing the magnifications for the lenses. It has a calibrated extending eyepiece tube, rack & pinion main focus, fine focus, triple nosepiece and slide clips above the square stage. The microscope comes with 3 objectives (1/6, 2/3 & 1/12 oil imm.) all in Bakelite containers and 2 eyepieces (x10 & x6The microscope is housed in a mahogany case with brass hinges, leather handle "