History of Science Museum: Collection Database Search

Record Details

Iron Tripod Accompanying the Slit Lamp Biomicroscope, by Haag-Streit, Bern, Switzerland, Mid 20th Century

Inventory Number: 31949
Object Type: Object
Persons: Haag-Streit (Maker)
Date Created:
Place Created: Bern Switzerland Europe
Accession Number: 2003-8/6
Brief Description: A tripod with an adjustable central column. The column is attached to rack work that is controlled by a wooden handle. The tripod would support a Slit Lamp Biomicroscope.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by Professor A. R. Hill in 2003. From the Oxford Eye Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Iron
Wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
621 592 mm

Narratives

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/31949

Cobalt Blue Filter Accompanying the Slit Lamp Biomicroscope, by Haag-Streit, Bern, Switzerland, Mid 20th Century

Inventory Number: 31949
Object Type: Object
Persons: Haag-Streit (Maker)
Date Created:
Place Created: Bern Switzerland Europe
Accession Number: 2003-8/6
Brief Description: Cobalt blue filter for use with the slit lamp biomicroscope.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by Professor A. R. Hill in 2003. From the Oxford Eye Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Iron
Wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
621 592 mm

Narratives

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/31949

Slit Lamp Biomicroscope, by Haag-Streit, Bern, Switzerland, Mid 20th Century

Inventory Number: 31949
Object Type: Object
Persons: Haag-Streit (Maker)
Date Created:
Place Created: Bern Switzerland Europe
Accession Number: 2003-8/6
Brief Description: A Slit Lamp Biomicroscope that would sit on the related tripod. The curved limb can rotate so the microscope can be moved.
Primary Inscriptions: "Haag-Streit / Bern / 8701015 / Swiss Made" "No.5893" "Supplied by Clement Clarke Ltd." "Patents for Britain No.423.175/499.112 / Canada 391.175 / U.S.A. 2.216.387 / and other countries / Made in Switzerland"
Provenance: Presented by Professor A. R. Hill in 2003. From the Oxford Eye Hospital.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Iron
Wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
621 592 mm

Narratives

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/31949