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 protruding 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 screw and wheel.


Example of CSL equipment

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