Our Stock # 18.8136. This is an antique optometrist's skiascope rack.A French, ebony and glass optical instrument, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1900. Fascinating instrument following the mid 19th century H. Displays a desirable aged patina throughout. Tactile ebony body presents dark hues with shaped edges. Twenty four glass diopters, each in very good order. Each rack with a plus or minus magnification from 0.50 to 10. Maker's marks to either side of handle for Giroux of Paris. This is a superb antique optometrists skiascope rack, offering fascination for collectors of ophthalmic interest. Dimensions: Max Width: 6.5cm (2.5'') Max Depth: 0.5cm. 25'' Max Height: 42cm (16.5''). We offer a prompt and economical worldwide service, please Let us know your country and zip / post code and we will get the best possible service and cost for you.
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