Telescoping ear trumpet, 19th century

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Telescoping ear trumpet, 19th century



13.875 in. long. (36 cm.). 5" long collapsed. Receptor is 2.625" wide

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Lacquered copper telescopic trumpet device consisting of three sections (10 inches total) that collapse into each other and one curved earpiece section with a vulcanite tip (5 inches).

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

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