Culpeper-type microscope in brass, with drawer of accessories in base and box base and separate pyramidal mahogany case with trade card, by R. B. Bate, 17 Poultry, London, c. 1820. Accessories as follows: 6 object glasses, lieberkuhn, 2 fish stages, hand lens and other unspecified accessories (see note).
- Microscopy (Wellcome)
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- brass (copper, copper (alloy), glass, mahogany (wood), paper (fibre product), silk, textile, zinc alloy)
microscope: 375 mm x 160 mm x 165 mm, , 3.005kg
case: 480 mm x 205 mm x 200 mm, ,
- Knight, Frank and Rutley
- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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