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Title Bowles model stethoscope
Description Binaural stethoscope. Chromium-plated metal ear pieces with plastic tips united by single metal spring band; rubber tubes connect to "Y"-shaped metal fork to single tube, round pattern diaphragm chest piece; marked on chest piece: "Bowles Model Stethoscope -- made in U.S.A.-- Chrome -- Dittmar" (in 4 horizontal lines)
Date 1940
Catalog number 1984.015
Other Name Bowles stethoscope
Notes White linen tape on metal spring marked: "Dr. Beck".
Manufacturer or Distributor Dittmar
Lexicon category Auscultation
Lexicon sub-category Stethoscope
Search Terms Stethoscope
binaural
auscultation
Material Chromium plated metal, plastic, rubber
Accession number 1984.015