995.2.8: Tester, Hearing, 1974-1995

Additional Images

995.2.8: Tester, Hearing.
Image No. 1433 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Black pen-shaped instrument with pocket clip, 'USA DORC4' stamped into clip. Circled 'S' symbol at one end and 'Hearing Ambassadorâ„¢ - Hear Pen, Can you hear the tone in both ears? Patents Pending' written on body of pen. Patent number for conductor tube '3806724' stamped into top.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 995.2.8
Collection: Otolaryngology
Date: 1974-1995

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 14.5 cm
  • Width: 1.8 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • chrome plate,
  • plastic,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Dr. Glenn Alexander Agnew
  • History of Use: Used by Dr. Glenn Alexander Agnew [1917-1995]. GP in Kamloops 1944-45, then in Vancouver until 1995.