Australian Optical Co. LTD. Compound Microscope

1. Australian Optical Co. LTD (estab. 1928, closed 1956)
2. Lawrence Dickens Colechin (b.1895, d.1951)
A metallic blue colour compound monocular microscope. With the inscriptions LDC Australian Optical Co ltd./ Melbourne/ no.40539
See full details

Object detail

Other Maker
0 - Whole
metal, glass, paint
32 x 17 x 12.5 cm
Accession Number
Credit line
gift of Professor H C Bolton
maker's mark ▫ on the body tube: 'L.D.C. AUSTRALIAN OPTICAL CO. LTD.MELBOURNE. No 40539' ▫ 0 - Whole
specifications/maker's mark ▫ on objective: 'L.D.C. 16M/M 0.25 10 x No 176.' ▫ 0 - Whole
specifications/maker's mark ▫ on objective: 'L.D.C. 4 M/M 0.74 42xNo 95.' ▫ 0 - Whole
specifications/maker's mark ▫ on eyepiece: '6 x' ▫ 0 - Whole
Medical History Museum Category


My shortlist

Explore other objects by colour

Do you know something about this object?

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.