2006.571.1: Chest Piece, 1920-1929

Additional Images

2006.571.1: Chest Piece. Double outlet stethoscope chest piece
Image No. 890 Double outlet stethoscope chest piece; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Double outlet stethoscope chest piece for binaural stethoscope. Reversible, flat diaphragm type with clip-on cover and removable hardened rubber bell end.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 2006.571.1
Collection: Diagnostic, Clinical
Date: 1920-1929

Object Dimensions

  • Height: 4 cm
  • Width: 5.3 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Chest piece with diaphragm
  • b) Diaphragm cover
  • c) Screw-on bell end

Object Materials

  • metal,
  • plastic,
  • plating,
  • rubber

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Carsberg, H. G. & Son
  • Patent Country: U.K.Patent Number: 190653
  • Owner: Dr. Philip W. Morse