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Atlas de la description d'une collection de minéraux
Atlas de la description d'une collection de minéraux, formée par M. Henri Heuland, et appartenant a M. Ch. Hampden Turner, de Rooksnest, dans le Comté de Surrey en Angleterre par A. Lévy. Londres 1837
Only the atlas volume is offered here:
4° (oblong: ca 26 x 34 cm); 84 plates of crystal drawings on 83 pages (no half-title page in this copy)
Contemporary half leather with gilt printed label
Very good general condition (slightly browned paper with minor occasional brown spots, as usual)
« Very scarce. One of the most elaborate and important catalogs of any mineral collection.» (Schuh 3025)
set of Bakelite crystal models
The Tricottet Collection
Collection of 3 rare crystal models in Bakelite (probably Germany 1920s-30s). Black with white edges. Some small dents on the surfaces (minor damage). Different shapes in good overall conditions. The set would make a perfect display in any mineral collection cabinet. Longest edge: top left 120 mm, top right 100 mm, bottom 135 mm. - For more information, please contact The Tricottet Collection.
Ortholux Pol for sale
Ortholux Pol with extensive equiment for sale for 15.000 euros: 22 objectives, with Heine phase contrast and U-stage objectives, 8 condensors with Ahrens nicol condensor and U-stage conoscopic condensor, 17 oculars with Wright and projection oculars, U-stage and 1250 C heating stage, 100 and 30 watt lamps, point counting, macroscopic Leits photo objective, Hasselblad camera, and cabinet og bubinga and oak wood. Privately owned sold due to old age. Email me for pictures
Objectives Ernst Leitz Wetzlar
I am looking for a case of objectives for an old geological polarising microscope Ernst Leitz Wetzlar 227915 (bought in 1925 in Stockholm). I lost my case by an unfortunate misunderstanding some years ago and I would like to buy one if I can find one. It had three objectives in it which were to be mounted by a type of clamp (the clamp is on the microscope).
Areometer (cylinder diameter: 4.4 cm) made of sheet iron and lead cone, both enamelled blue. In cylindrical can enamelled blue and gold (diameter: 7.5 cm, length: 29 cm).
French, unsigned, middle of 19th century.
This instrument was used for density measurements of minerals and gemstones.
Early Mineralogical Microscope for sale
I have an early mineralogical microscope by A. Picart 22, rue Mayet for sale. It is very similar to the example illustrated in Soret's "Éléments de cristallographie physique" and to the one exhibited at the "Exposition bicentenaire de chute de la Météorite de Toulouse" exhibition earlier this year.
Please contact me should this be of interest.
antique German petrographic microscopes
Dr. Timo Mappes
We are always searching for antique polarizing microscopes and accessories for petrographic microscopes by the German makers "R. Fuess Berlin", "Dr. Carl Leiss Berlin - Steglitz", "Voigt & Hochgesang Göttingen", "R. Winkel Göttingen", "Ernst Leitz Wetzlar" and "Carl Zeiss Jena" for extending our collection.
We are happy to provide additional information about any German brass microscope. Please feel free to contact us at any time.
Our entire collection with more than 4000 photos of antique microscopes, along with their individual background may be visited via the link posted beneath this text. Please take a moment to flip through the detailled online discussions of 27 important petrographic microscopes made in 1870 - 1930.
GLASMODELL GESCHLIFFENER DIAMANT
Grosses , aus Glas geschliffenes Modell eines Diamanten
Preis Euro 400.-