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Artifact no.
1996.0180.001
Model
AEROTOPO STEREOSCOPIC VISION TEST
Manufacturer
Zeiss Aerotopograph
Manufacturer Location
Munich, Germany
Manufactured Date
Circa 1950 - 1960
Context Function
TO TEST STEREOSCOPIC VISION
Context Technical
EXAMPLE OF SIMPLE, EFFECTIVE TESTING METHOD USED TO MEASURE STEREOSCOPIC VISION. STEREOSCOPIC VISION IS DEFINED AS AN OBSERVER'S ABILITY TO VIEW AN OBJECT OR 2 DIFFERENTPERSPECTIVES OF AN OBJECT, IN ORDER TO OBTAIN THE MENTAL IMAGE OF A THREE-DIMENSIONAL MODEL (REF.2)
Description
PAPER; INK
Number of Parts
2
Artifact Finish
OFF-WHITE PAPER; BLACK INK
Artifact Markings
.1-.2 FACE OF EACH CARD DEPICTS TWO CIRCLES, EACH CONTAINING A MIRROR IMAGE OF THE SYMBOLS CONTAINED WITHIN THE OTHER. INCLUDES TEXT: 'ZEISS/ AEROTOPO/ Prufungstafel/ fur/ stereoskopisches Sehed.' & '306'. GERMAN, FRENCH & SPANISH TEXT APPEARS ON BACK, WITH ENGLISH 'Test Chart for sterescopic vision, with geometrical designs. For Key, see enclosed leaflet', 'All rights reserved' & 'ZEISS-AEROTOPOGRAPH MUNCHEN/ Printed in Germany'
Artifact Missing
NONE
Group 1
Exploration and Survey
Category 1
Photogrammetry
Subcategory 1
Miscellaneous
Group 2
Medical Technology
Category 2
Instruments
Subcategory 2
Diagnostic
Material
paper->;composite->ink
Length
12.7 cm
Width
6.1 cm