View of a Prism mounted on a stand

Prism, Mounted - Procured in 1829: This stand mounted prism and lens is equipped with two screws so that the prism-lens spacing my be adjusted to show Newton's Rings., Credit Line: U.S. Military Academy, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: Prism, Mounted - Procured in 1829: This stand mounted prism and lens is equipped with two screws so that the prism-lens spacing my be adjusted to show Newton's Rings.
Subject(s): Equipment and supplies
Instruments
West Point (N.Y.)
United States Military Academy
Credit Line: U.S. Military Academy, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: US Military Academy F13