A lacquered brass compound microscope by unknown maker but engraved to one side. It is to a design that was popularised by Robert Field in 1855, winner of the Society of the Arts prize that same year.
This particular example is believed to date to around 1900. At working height, it measures 38cm tall.
I have a number of other fine microscopes for sale, please see my other listings. The item "Antique brass microscope, compound,'The International', 1900s SUPER EXAMPLE" is in sale since Wednesday, September 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Scientific Collectables\Scientific Instruments\Microscopes". The seller is "james_cumbria" and is located in Penrith, Cumbria.
This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.