Summary

Holder for magnifiers, etc. Used mainly for holding magnifying glasses, small clamps and the like in doing dissections. Zeiss (Jena) catalogue, mid 1920s. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria.

Physical Description

Circular bronze base, with rod prodruting vertically from centre. Short rod attached to a ball is fitted into the top of the vertical rod so that it can move freely in all directions. Short rod bears a clamp arm.

Significance

Example of equipment used at CSL

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