SET OF TWO ORNATE STANHOPE VIEWERS W/ LENSES - NO PHOTOGRAPHS. SET OF TWO ORNATE STANHOPE VIEWERS W/ LENSES - NO PHOTOGRAPHS THIS IS A LOT OF TWO ORIGINAL VINTAGE STANHOPE PHOTOGRAPH VIEWERS.
THEY BOTH INCLUDE SMALL HOLES ON THE TOP WITH LENSES, NO MINIATURE PHOTOS ARE INCLUDED. THESE ARE VERY RARE ITEMS!
STANHOPES OR STANHO-SCOPES ARE OPTICAL DEVICES THAT ENABLE THE VIEWING OF MICROPHOTOGRAPHS WITHOUT USING A MICROSCOPE. THEY WERE INVENTED BY RENE DAGRON IN 1857. HE CALLED THE DEVICES BIJOUX PHOTO-MICROSCOPIQUES OR MICROSCOPIC PHOTO-JEWELRY.
SET OF TWO ORNATE STANHOPE VIEWERS W/ LENSES - NO PHOTOGRAPHS (bji10385). PLEASE REQUEST AN INVOICE BEFORE PAYING. "AS IS" items are not returnable unless they do not match the item description."AS IS" items are NOT warranted to be operational or functional. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item "SET OF TWO ORNATE STANHOPE VIEWERS With LENSES NO PHOTOGRAPHS" is in sale since Friday, January 22, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Other Antique Photographs".images" and is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.