2006.62.1: Lachrymotome, 20th Cent.

Additional Images

2006.62.1: Lachrymotome.
Image No. 2199 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Long metal tool with a curved tapered end, thumb rest on plunger stem, finger ring on collar. The plunger operates a blade.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 2006.62.1
Collection: Ophthalmology
Date: 20th Cent.

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 29.2 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • nickel plate,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Dr. W. H. Sutherland