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Garcin Olivier

The great variety of shapes of simple microscopes led to the emergence of other object types. Such is the case with these cylindrical instruments, fashionable in the eighteenth century, and these compass microscopes, used throughout the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

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Hors tout : H. 3,5 cm ; l. 17,4 cm ; P. 7,9 cm

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Fermeture exceptionnelle de l'exposition Origines, les récits du monde jusqu'au 14 octobre inclus.

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