Abbe Microscope Mirror Illumination by Light Reflection with Condenser
Illustration showing Abbe illuminating apparatus with condenser. The mirror, m, reflects light from the light source to provide light for viewing the specimen. The reflected light is passed through the condenser then onto the specimen.
Keywordsoptic, microscope, optics, Compound Microscope, Light Microscope, microscopes, Microscope Mirror Illumination By Light, Abbe Microscope Mirror Illumination by Light Reflection with Condenser, Microscope Mirror and Condenser
GalleriesMicroscopes and Magnifying Glasses
Encyclopaedia Britannica (11th ed., vol. 18) (New York, NY: The Encyclopaedia Britannica Company, 1910)