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Compound Culpeper microscope

Maker

CULPEPER

Country

United Kingdom

Signature

Unsigned

Category

Microscopes

Optical 1

Compound

Size of the box (h x w x d)

45 × 18 × 17 cm

Size of the microscope (h x w x d)

height 36 × diameter 13.5 cm

Provenance

Prof. dr. J.S. Ploem, Oegstgeest, the Netherlands

Inventory number

SM 380

Description

In wooden pyramidal box; the key is missing. In the box the original ‘trade card’.
The drawer contains four objective lenses, marked I, II, III, IIII, a white specimen holder, and a pin.

This microscope originates from the collection of professor J.S. Ploem.