This website displays West Asia's most extensive and almost exclusive collection of microscope history. It showcases over 100 historical microscopes, dating from the late 17th to the early 20th century, alongside their historical and scientific context.
Categories of Microscopes in this Collection
Compound microscopes from the Enlightenment to the Age of Exploration and the achromatic microscope.
Single-lens microscopes from the Age of the Enlightenment through to the mid-19th century.
Microscopes from the Age of Exploration to the introduction of industrialized mechanization.