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Culpeper Type Microscope with Case and Accessories

Inventory Number: 49671
Object Type: Microscope Drawer
Persons: Dollond
Date Created: Early 19th century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Culpeper-type microscope by Dollond in pyramid case with accessories. Accessories include five objectives, five bone sliders in box, two card boxes, small ivory magnifier, lieberkuhn in a can, live box, cone condenser, spring stage, lieberkuhn carrier, ivory talc box, fish plate and a group of four misc. accessories.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Labels on the box and case state "R. Gunther, Collector" A Sherwood Taylor tag with the letters "ACQ" and "Gthr. Coll" on the reverse This item does not appear in the master list for the Gunther loan collection
Collection Group:
Material(s): copper alloy
Wood
Felt
Glass
mica
ivory
Silk
Card
Paper
Stone
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
360 165 165 mm

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