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Title Monaural stethoscope
Year Range from 1820
Year Range to 1860
Description Ebony and ivory monaural stethoscope. Monaural stethoscope, skoda-type. Flat ivory ear piece screws to a hollow wood cylinder that terminates in a trumpet-shaped cup.
Notes Accession record states that this is a skoda-type stethoscope. See Dittrick article cited.
Dimensions Dia-4.9 cm
Dimension Details 12.9 x 4.9 (dia.) cm
Object ID 0026
Accession number 0026
Search Terms auscultation
Lexicon category Auscultation
Lexicon sub-category Stethoscope
Object Name Monaural
Diameter (cm) 4.9
Material Ivory and wood