A 19th Century Graphoscope or Magnifying device

£ 395

Circa 1880. A three tiered Graphoscope, in finely figured Amboyna with Satin wood interior including adjustable pop up photo/card holder with bone finials. Embossed internally marque de fabrique.

27cm wide x 17cm deep x 8cm High.

Ref: 23319

The Graphoscope: A 19th-century device used to enhance the viewing experience and based on a 1864 patent of Charles John Rowsell.