Antique Large Mahogany Microscope Slide Collectors Cabinet / Box With 350 Slides. A fabulous Edwardian mahogany microscopic slide collectors cabinet. A total of 20 blue velvet lined slide drawers each capable of holding 27 slides flat. Holds a total of 540 slides! Large drawer at the bottom to hold accessories.
Each drawer has a ebony pull handles and two ceramic labels. About half of these labels have been written on. This cabinet also comes with the entire contents of approximately 350 slides! The majority are glass but there are also some paper slides. Most of these are labelled with stickers identifying what it is and some are also dated.The oldest date I found is 1867! A fascinating set perfect for anyone who has an interest in this subject.
27.5cm X 28.5cm. The cabinet has a missing top carry handle, lots of scuffs and no key. A small minority of the slides have suffered damage such as chips and cracks to the glass. In the interest of both parties its important to remember that many of the items stocked are very old.
All item pictures are taken under bright white product photography lighting. Although we always try to show the products colours to the best of ability, on occasions it is possible that the colours in the picture might slightly differ from the actual.The condition is always described taking into account the age of the item. For example, is the item in a certain condition considering its x amount of years old. Mint - No damage, like new. Possibly some very light fading or light crazing. Very good - No damage.
Some fading, heavy crazing, foxing, etc. Good - There may be some damage. However this will be either very small, difficult to see, hidden from sight or repaired. There will be something wrong with the item which may significantly effect the item use. Very poor - Item is more or less unusable.
We just want your item to arrive safely and be in transit for the shortage possible time. We guarantee this item is exactly as described. The item "Antique Large Mahogany Microscope Slide Collectors Cabinet / Box With 350 Slides" is in sale since Sunday, August 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Scientific Collectables\Scientific Instruments\Microscopes". The seller is "brook_antiques" and is located in Ely, Cambridgeshire.
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