Binaural stethoscope, late 19th century

Dublin Core

Title

Binaural stethoscope, late 19th century

Subject

Shattuck, Frederick Cheever, 1847-1929
Leach and Greene
Medical Instruments, Equipment, and Devices
Stethoscopes

Abstract

Inscription: "LEACH&GREENC" - engraved on the hinge; "Dr. Shattuck Collection" - written with pencil on the paper label connected to the stethoscope by a thread

Creator

Leach and Greene

Date Created

Late 19th century

Rights

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Access Rights

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Is Part Of

Frederick and George Shattuck Collection. c20998

References

An online guide to the collection is available.

Format

object

Extent

1 Object

Medium

Medical Instruments, Equipment, and Devices

Type

physical object

Identifier

WAM Catalog Number: 21097

Provenance

These instruments were removed from the office of Frederick Cheever Shattuck (1847-1929) shortly after his death, and were given to the Warren Anatomical Museum on December 16, 1929. Shattuck's son, George Cheever Shattuck (1879-1972), included a few of his own objects with the donation of his father's instruments.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Medical Instruments, Equipment, and Devices

Files

http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/file_upload/21097_ref.jpg

Citation

Leach and Greene, “Binaural stethoscope, late 19th century,” OnView, accessed July 20, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/26270.