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Filar micrometer made by Hugo Schroeder Hamburg

Astronomical instrument, filar telescope micrometer in storage box with accessories, metal / glass / wood / Bakelite, used at Sydney Observatory, made by Hugo Schroeder and Harley Wood, Hamburg, Germany and Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1874-1945. A micrometer, mounted on a graduated circle with a microscope. The instrument is stored in a wooden box with various accessories including a hand held light source and electrical components. Observatory stock number 5.

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(Accession num: H10007)

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