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Sketchmaster, by Carl Zeiss, Jena, Probably 1950s

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Inventory Number: 44539
Object Type:
Persons: Carl Zeiss
Date Created: 1950s
Accession Number: 2004-10
Brief Description: Sketchmaster in grey-painted wooden box. With two parts of grey steel adjustable stand, one reflecting mirror, one socket cable, one light bulb stand with a bulb, two light bulbs in paper box case, two light bulbs in soft cardboard case, six magnetic tablets, and four screws and nails. Also, contains a hinged wooden box containing 28 refractive glass lenses, each held in a metal frame with a pin.
Primary Inscriptions: "CARLZEISS / JENA [logo] / MADE IN DDR", "235421" printed on part of the stand.
Provenance: Transferred from the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, in 2004, per Dr Philip Beckett.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Metal
Paint
Glass
Plastic
Fabric
Cardboard
Paper
Rubber
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
255 560 450 mm

Narratives

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Aerial Photographs and Photocopies of Maps for Use with Stereoscopes, 20th Century

Inventory Number: 44539
Object Type:
Persons: Carl Zeiss
Date Created:
Accession Number: 2004-10
Brief Description: Aerial photographs (six of Dry Sandford, Oxfordshire and six of the western end of the Gower Peninsula, South Wales), and corresponding photocopies of Ordnance Survey maps, for use with sterescopes and plotters (Inv 44539, 17120 and 27897).

See Narratives for a description of the use of the above equipment in conjunction with the maps.
Provenance: Transferred from Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, in 2004, per Dr Philip Beckett.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Metal
Paint
Glass
Plastic
Fabric
Cardboard
Paper
Rubber
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
255 560 450 mm

Narratives

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/44539

Instruction Manual for Sketchmaster, by Carl Zeiss, Jena, Probably 1950s

preview image for Instruction Manual for Sketchmaster, by Carl Zeiss, Jena, Probably 1950s
Inventory Number: 44539
Object Type:
Persons: Carl Zeiss
Date Created: 1950s
Accession Number: 2004-10
Brief Description: Instruction manual for Sketchmaster by Carl Zeiss
Provenance: Transferred from Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, in 2004, per Dr Philip Beckett.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Metal
Paint
Glass
Plastic
Fabric
Cardboard
Paper
Rubber
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
255 560 450 mm

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 40343Image with multimedia irn 40344Image with multimedia irn 40345Image with multimedia irn 40346

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/44539