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Title

Edridge-Green Colour Blindness Test

Description

Edridge-Green colour blindness test, in leather case, c 1929.

Colour blindness is the inability to distinguish between different colours. It is an inherited condition that usually affects males more than females. This pack of cards would have been used to diagnose this condition and were invented by ophthalmologist, F.W. Edridge-Green.

Creator

F. W. Edridge-Green

Date

c. 1929

Identifier

2003/144

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

2003/144

Materials

Card and leather

Edridge-Green Colour Blindness Test

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

2003/144

Materials

Card and leather

Files

2003.144_colour blindness cards 2.jpg
2003.144_colour blindness cards 3.jpg

Collection

Citation

F. W. Edridge-Green, “Edridge-Green Colour Blindness Test ,” Heritage, accessed December 12, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/132.