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Culpeper-Type Compound Microscope, London, c. 1730

Object is on display.
Inventory Number: 39546
Object Type: Object
Persons: Edmund Culpeper
Date Created: c.1730
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1970-101/part
Brief Description: A tripod stand with straight turned brass legs on turned wooden base supports the stage. The tooled green vellum body tube fits into the black leather-covered body sleeve. On top is a turned wooden eyepiece mount.
Primary Inscriptions: none
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society in 1970.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): wood
leather
vellum

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