998.4.1: Stethoscope, Monaural, 1920-1960

Additional Images

998.4.1: Stethoscope, Monaural.
Image No. 3664 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Monaural stethoscope consisting of a hollow metal stem with an expanded end [chest bell] and slide-on concave ear plate with swivel joint. The stethoscope is positioned upright for use, and at right angle for carrying.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 998.4.1
Collection: Diagnostic, Clinical
Date: 1920-1960

Object Dimensions

  • Height: 16 cm
  • Diameter: 6.4 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Stem
  • b) Ear plate

Object Materials

  • chrome plate,
  • copper alloy,
  • vulcanised rubber

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Dr. G. Schulzer