MusEYEum Online Catalogue

Welcome to the online catalogue of the British Optical Association Museum. Here you can search for both museum artifacts and archives. Data is transferred from our Collections Management System to this website on a regular basis.

Objects

Viewing Record 22 of 76
Previous Record  Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

Compound monocular microscope
MICROSCOPES AND MICROSCOPY SLIDES
microscope
R. & J. Beck Ltd; C. Baker Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London
Early 20th c.
metal; brass; glass
overall: 280 mm x 135 mm x 110 mm

Microscope. Black-painted steel and brass construction, extending draw tube attached by rack and pinion to inclinable stand arm, attached in turn to solid triangular base. Fixed rectangular stage with brass slide clips. Knurled edge focusing wheel and fine focusing wheels. Twin turret by C. Baker supporting two brass objectives on revolving changer (6mm and 22mm Beck). Variable iris diaphragm beneath stage. Fully adjustable brass-rimmed mirror. X8 eyepiece (possibly not original).


2009.392

Gift of Worthing High School, 2009



Related Media

Related Links

Browse by