Item VC703-B13-i703016 - Conversation tube with pipe-shaped receptor, 19th century

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VC703-B13-i703016

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Title

Conversation tube with pipe-shaped receptor, 19th century

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Extent

18.75 in. long. (48 cm.). Receptor has 1.75 x 2.75" opening. Tube is 9.5" long. Earpiece is 4.5" long

Scope and content

Conversation tube with a curving pipe-shaped receptor-mouthpiece and one elongated earpiece with short tube connection . Mouthpiece and earpiece are brown in color, made from vulcanite. Tubing is rubber covered with black material. Receptor-mouthpiece fits into a pocket for concealment.

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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

1984.001.0016

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VC703016

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VC703016.jpg

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29.5 KiB

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February 5, 2020 1:36 PM

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