Diagnostic set; 1900s; 1198


Diagnostic set

About this object

A battery pack in a non-slip handle with a set of clip-on light pieces:some long cones for ear examination; a black eye piece, with a circling set of lens for different magnifications, for checking eyes; a rod, to hold either the speculum or the laryngeal mirror and several spare bulbs. Thudichum's nasal speculum (at the back looking like sugar tongs) held the nostril open, for nasal procedures. This set was owned by Dr W B Andrew, 1935

Date Made


Medium and Materials

Metal, surgical steel

Named Collection

General Medical Collection

Object Type

Medical set

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