Brass Kaleidoscope Lucida Van Cort Instruments

$190.00 $110.00

Brass Kaleidoscope Lucida Van Cort Instruments
Signed: Yes
Date: 1980’s, engraved on side “Van Cort Instrument Makers”
Condition: Very Good. Needs polishing, optics are perfect. NOTE: This is not the original base, but it fits perfectly and looks great.

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Brass Kaleidoscope, “Lucida” By Van Cort Instruments.

The Lucida was one of the first kaleidoscopes produced by Van Cort Instruments. Small, pocket-sized, with great optics, created by gorgeous lampwork glass objects in the dry cell.

Dimensions of kaleidoscope: 5″ length and 1.5″ at object chamber, 1.25″ at eyepiece.
Dimensions of base: 7″ length, x 3.25″ wide x 2.25″ deep (not the original base)

3 mirror system 4 point symmetry.

Handmade in USA by Van Cort Instruments.

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 5 × 1.50 × 1.25 in