2010.5.1: Otoscope, 1960-1999

Additional Images

2010.5.1: Otoscope.
Image No. 3252 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Welch Allyn light weight hand-held self-illuminating otoscope [green plastic casing] with sliding on-off switch and removable viewing lens, Model 29000. Battery holder for two AA size batteries, contains a I.IV0.22A bulb. Spare bulb.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 2010.5.1
Collection: Otolaryngology
Date: 1960-1999

Object Dimensions

  • Height: 13.5 cm
  • Depth: 6.6 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Otoscope casing
  • b) Viewing lens
  • c) Battery & bulb holder
  • d) Bulb
  • e) Bulb

Object Materials

  • filament,
  • glass,
  • metal,
  • plastic

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Welch Allyn
  • Owner: Dr. B. N. Wright
  • History of Use: Used by Dr. Blake Newton Wright. General practitioner.