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Aural Speculum with Lens, c. 1850

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Inventory Number: 37665
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1927-15
Brief Description: Silver and copper alloy aural speculum of the type invented by Newburg and afterwards improved by Grüber and Wilde, including a magnifying glass, mirror and two lenses one attached and one loose.
Provenance: Purchased from the Conrad W Cooke Collection
Collection Group:
Material(s): silver
copper alloy
Glass
metal
plastic
mirrored glass

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Aural Speculum, c. 1850

preview image for Aural Speculum, c. 1850
Inventory Number: 37665
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1927-15
Brief Description: Adjustable aural speculum with attached mirror, lens and magnifying glass.
Provenance: Purchased from the Conrad W Cooke Collection
Collection Group:
Material(s): silver
copper alloy
Glass
metal
plastic
mirrored glass

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 26807

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/37665

Lens for Aural Speculum, c. 1850

preview image for Lens for Aural Speculum, c. 1850
Inventory Number: 37665
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1927-15
Brief Description: Loose lens for aural speculum.
Provenance: Purchased from the Conrad W Cooke Collection
Collection Group:
Material(s): silver
copper alloy
Glass
metal
plastic
mirrored glass

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 26807

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/37665