- City: London
- State: Delaware
- Country: United Kingdom
- Listed: March 12, 2017 8:38 am
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A nice set of vintage optical instruments made by Negretti and Zambra, London. Some parts missing.
Negretti and Zambia (active 1850 – c. 1999) was a company that produced scientific (philosophical) and optical instruments and also operated a photographic studio based in London, England. Henry Negretti (1818–1879) and Joseph Zambra (1822–1897) formed a partnership in 1850, thereby founding the firm which would eventually be appointed opticians and scientific instrument makers to Her Majesty Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and King Edward VII, the Royal Observatory and the British Admiralty.
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