Item VC703-B05-i703189 - Politzer's Acoumeter

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VC703-B05-i703189

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Politzer's Acoumeter

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Extent

2.75 x 2.5 x 1 in. (box). (7 x 7 x 3 cm.)

Scope and content

Silver acoumeter within small black box lined in blue silk and velvet. Silver clasp in front. The instrument consists of a calibrated short, round steel bar, set at right angles to a vulcanite upright with cup-shaped terminals for thumb and second finger. A small steel hammer, pivoted in the vulcanite upright, is made to fall by its own weight on the steel bar from a constant height.

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Tray 2

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The collection is open and accessible for research.

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Item description, Reference Code, Bernard Becker Medical Library Archives, Washington University in St. Louis.

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Immediate source of acquisition

1984.001.0188

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VC703189

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VC703189.jpg

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108.4 KiB

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February 5, 2020 3:59 PM

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