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Culpeper-Type Microscope with Case and Accessories

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Inventory Number: 74915
Object Type: Object
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Microscopy  
Accession Number: 1970-101/part
Brief Description: Culpeper-type microscope with five objectives, a specimen wheel of ten apertures, stage forceps, three ivory sliders, two glass plates, a test strip, an associated document and case
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society in 1970. Presented to the Royal Microscopical Society by G T Harris, 1898
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Copper alloy
Glass
Oak
Lignum-vitae
Vulcanite
Ray skin
Pasteboard
Mica
Ivory
Ebony
Plant tissue

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