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J & R Beck London & Philadelphia Boxed Microscope

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W-20 D-17 H-30 (cm)

Item Reference:

88091-1453-3Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 88091-1453-3
Item No. 88091 - Dealer No. 1453 - Building No. 3


Antique J & R Beck London & Philadelphia Boxed Microscope.

This is a stunning example of a late 19th century brass scientific microscope. The main column tilts for ease of use, it has two switchover lenses and adjustable mirror. It comes with a selection of lenses (see pictures). The box has a beautifully patina that you would expect for an item of this age. Condition is very good used condition, has wear, marks and scratches that you would expect.

Approximate Measurements

Microscope boxed
Height 30cm (12 inches)
Width 20cm (8 inches)
Depth 17cm (6 1/2 inches)
Weight (including box) 4.2kg (9.3 lbs)


Item Reference
Height: 30 cm
Width: 20 cm
Depth: 17 cm
19th Century
Vintage & Industrial
Country of Origin
Condition is very good used condition, has wear, marks and scratches that you would expect.


  • Free Collection from Hemswell, North Lincolnshire (we can store free of charge for four weeks)
  • UK Post for £15, this applies to smaller items that we can box up and simply post to you.
  • UK Courier for £30, this applies to larger items that can be boxed up and collected by a standard courier delivery company.
  • UK Van Delivery by Hand, this applies to furniture, large items or delicate items. This is undertaken by ourselves or by a fully insured van delivery company that is personally known to us. Prices dependant on your location and size/amount of items purchased.

We are able to deliver any item to anywhere in the World, and so for any item/location, we are able to obtain quotes for delivery/shipping.

To make an enquiry call us on 01427 668 389