Catalogue Number: 2043
Rodenstock ophthalmic instrument (refractometer?)
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Germany
Description Of Item: Rodenstock ophthalmic instrument, unidentified, possibly an eye refractometer. Three labels, two reading RODENSTOCK and one reading RODENSTOCK MUNCHEN 100-240 V MADE IN WESTERN GERMANY
Historical Significance: Rodenstock is a well known manufacturer of ophthalmic instruments, spectacle frames and ophthalmic and camera lenses. It is located in Munich in Germany. It was founded in 1877 by Josef Rodenstock (1878-1905) in Wurzburg.
Condition: Not in working order. Base taped. Head and chin rest missing
Location: Archive office. East wall shelves unit 1