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Microscope Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 143 pictures in our Microscope collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


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Adam's Universal Microscope

Adam's Universal Microscope - made by George Adams Snr. about 1755 for King George III, while he was still Prince of Wales. Probably the first microscope to be mounted on trunnions, an important improvement which was not persisted in. About a century later the method was revived and nowadays most microscopes are supported in this way. On display at The Science Museum in London. Date: circa 1910s

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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Crystals of verdigris, boric acid, common salt

Crystals of verdigris, boric acid, common salt, and sal ammoniac.. Crystals of verdigris 1, boric acid 2, common salt 3, and sal ammoniac 4 under the microscope. handcolored copperplate engraving from Bertuch's -Handcolored copperplate engraving from Friedrich Bertuch's Bilderbuch fur Kinder (Picture Book for Children), Weimar, 1798.

© Florilegius / Mary Evans

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Suffragette Flora Drummond Stanhope Toy

A Stanhope or 'optical toy', a device which allows the viewing of microphotographs without using a microscope. The stanhope was invented in 1857 by Rene Dagron, a French photographer. This example shows W.S.P.U 'General Flora Drummond' wearing a Votes for Women sash and a hat. No makers name given but at the end of the 'tube' the word 'FRANCE' has been stamped. Date: circa 1908

© The March of the Women Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library