Laennec's monaural stethoscope with hat, circa 1819

Dublin Core

Title

Laennec's monaural stethoscope with hat, circa 1819

Subject

Medical Instruments, Equipment and Devices
Stethoscopes

Abstract

Inscription: "Dr. Shattuck Collection" written on tag attached to object. "Laennec's Monaural Stethoscope, ca. 1819" printed on exhibit label associated with object.

Creator

Unknown

Date Created

Circa 1819

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

2 Objects

Medium

Medical Instruments, Equipment and Devices

Type

physical object

Identifier

WAM Catalog Number: 22209

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/22209_ref.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Laennec's monaural stethoscope with hat, circa 1819,” OnView, accessed July 20, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/26280.