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Title:
3 image(s)

Creator:
George Pilling and Son Co.

Description:
Battery with oscillator transformer. Wooden case w 22.5 cm x h 15.5 cm handle x d 138 mm. Metal handle. Hook-and-eyelet clasps for both top and bottom of case. Comes with 2 wooden handles for electrodes, 2 sponge electrodes, 2 metal tube electrodes, foot plate electrode, green cord with metal tip, red cord with metal tip. Attachments stored in compartment under lid; paper label with instructions pasted to inside of lid. Base is covered with a rectangle of thin leather. Coil terminals allow for three different strengths of electric current.

Notes:
Description provided by Alistair Marcus Kwan, Ph.D.

Subjects:

Institution:
Yale University. School of Medicine

Date:
1880-1900

Resource type:
Artifact

Dimensions:
12 x 13 x 21.5 cm

Original format:
image/jpeg

Language:
eng

Collection:
Medical Instrument Collection

Rights:
Yale University

Repository:
Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library. Historical Library

Publisher:
George Pilling and Son Co.

Identifier:
bk0042_01.dc