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Title

Taylor's Eye Vectis

Description

Taylor's eye vectis, metal, c 1906-c 1920s.

An eye vectis is an ophthalmic instrument used during cataract surgery. The wire loop at the end of the instrument would extract any cataract material from the lens of the patient.

Creator

Weiss & Son

Date

c. 1906-1920

Identifier

2003/77.40.17

Publisher

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 14.3 cm

Materials

Metal

Taylor's Eye Vectis

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 14.3 cm

Materials

Metal

Files

2003.77.40.17_taylor's eye vectis 4.jpg
2003.77.40.17_taylor's eye vectis.jpg

Collection

Citation

Weiss & Son, “Taylor's Eye Vectis,” Heritage, accessed December 19, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/175.