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dc.creatorCulpeper, Edmund.
dc.date.accessioned2012-02-07T13:52:45Z
dc.date.available2012-02-07T13:52:45Z
dc.date.createdAbout 1800.
dc.date.issued2012-02-07
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2152.3/434
dc.description.abstractThe unsigned Culpeper-type microscope has two sets of brass tripod that support the stage and the body-tube. The swinging mirror is attached to the wooden base. The instrument also has the rack-and-pinion system on the outer tube, a feature that was later added to Culpeper-type microscopes. No accessories.
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.relation.ispartofAn Englisg instrument maker, Edmund Culpeper (c.1670-1738) is credited with popularizing two important elements in microscope design: the substage mirror and the tripod microscope, which is referred to as Culpeper-type.
dc.subjectBiology
dc.subjectBritish Firms
dc.subjectMicroscopy
dc.subjectOptics
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