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Culpeper-Type Microscope, English, c.1800-1825

Inventory Number: 90956
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Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
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Brief Description: This is an unmounted outer barrel and optical tube, with rackwork focusing, of a brass Culpeper-type microscope. There are four objectives marked 1,2,3,4.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Deposited by the Royal Microscopical Society with their collection. Presented by Brigadier H Gilbertson Smith, 1947
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Brass and glass

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