A rare Louis Dellebarre compound monocular microscope in case, Dutch,  dated 1799,
Lot 183*
A rare Louis Dellebarre compound monocular microscope in case, Dutch, dated 1799,
Sold for £7,200 (US$ 12,101) inc. premium
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A rare Louis Dellebarre compound monocular microscope in case, Dutch, dated 1799,
signed on the tube DELLEBARRE 1799 Onderdewijngaart Canzius Confecit DELFT, the bar-limb construction with tube with two draws and series of five lenses mounted below the eyepiece, shaped stage, large plano/concave mirror (cracked) and folding tripod base, in green baize lined mahogany case with five objectives and other accessories 20in (51cm) high

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  • Some microscopes by Louis Dellebarre are signed by him whilst other examples are signed by his manufacturer in Delft, Onderdewijngaart Canzius.
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