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LOT 406

Lot 406

French Lacquered Brass Compound Microscope, Nachet et Fils, Paris, 19th century

French Lacquered Brass Compound Microscope, Nachet et Fils, Paris, 19th century
Lot 406 Details
French Lacquered Brass Compound Microscope, Nachet et Fils, Paris, 19th century

signed on the arm, with mechanical stage, in a fitted mahogany case with accessories
11 x 7 x 5.25 in — 27.9 x 17.8 x 13.3 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $450
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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French Lacquered Brass Compound Microscope, Nachet et Fils, Paris, 19th century
  • French Lacquered Brass Compound Microscope, Nachet et Fils, Paris, 19th century
  • French Lacquered Brass Compound Microscope, Nachet et Fils, Paris, 19th century

CONDITION DETAILS

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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