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Culpeper-type compund monocular microscope
MICROSCOPES AND MICROSCOPY SLIDES
microscope
Europe: United Kingdom, England
c.1820
brass; wood
overall: 280 x 106 mm

Brass microscope. Three scroll-shaped legs. Screw-on eyepiece. Objective lens. Sprung stage with clips beneath to hold observation tube (e.g. for pondlife) and funnel-shaped light restrictor. Round swivelling mirror. Round wooden base. Probably English.


1999.3061

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