A perfect example of a very nice turned horn magnifier or simple microscope preserved in its original boxwood case.
The magnifier is made in dark and blonde horn. The turnery of the case is very nice.
Size of the case : 5,5 diameter ; size of the magnifier : 4,5 cm diameter.
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Established by Alexandre Piffault in 2014 and based in Paris at 5 rue de Condé, 75006, very close to Odéon, Le Zograscope specializes in antique and rare books in Science, Medicine and Technology, and rare antique instruments in the same fields. We have especially a strong interest in early and continental microscopy, early and special mathematical/drawing instruments, medical and surgical instrument, and rare technology.