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dc.creatorLadd, William.
dc.date.accessioned2012-02-07T13:52:39Z
dc.date.available2012-02-07T13:52:39Z
dc.date.createdAbout 1860.
dc.date.issued2012-02-07
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2152.3/379
dc.description.abstractThe tripod base, consisting of a tubular structure, supports the limb, which carries the body-tube, stage, condenser, and mirror. Focusing is by the fusee chain mechanism. It sits on a wooden platform and comes with accessories and a mahogany case. Signed: W. Ladd, 31. Chancery Lane, London.
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dc.relation.ispartofLondon optician and instrument maker, Ladd (died c. 1884) was known for his effective use of the chain drive mechanism in the construction of microscopes. He worked at 31 Chancery Lane from 1858-60.
dc.subjectBiology
dc.subjectBritish Firms
dc.subjectMicroscopy
dc.subjectOptics
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