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dc.creator Culpeper, Edmund.
dc.date.accessioned 2012-02-07T13:52:45Z
dc.date.available 2012-02-07T13:52:45Z
dc.date.created About 1800.
dc.date.issued 2012-02-07
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2152.3/434
dc.description.abstract The 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.iso en en_US
dc.relation.ispartof An 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.subject Biology
dc.subject British Firms
dc.subject Microscopy
dc.subject Optics
dc.title 1.005 en_US

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