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Title

Skiascope

Description

Instrument made by Dr H. Wright Thomson for extensive examination of school children, also found to be useful in hospital refraction work. Box contains prototype and manufactured head of instrument.

Date

c. 1905

Identifier

2003/77.55

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 cm

Materials

Card, glass, metal, wood.

Skiascope

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 cm

Materials

Card, glass, metal, wood.

Files

2003.77.55_skiascope 4.jpg
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2003.77.55_skiascope 7.jpg
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Collection

Citation

“Skiascope,” Heritage, accessed December 16, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/770.