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Galezowski Ophthalmoscope

Galezowski Ophthalmoscope

Accession №2015.003.00004
CategoryOphthalmoscope
PurposeInstruments
Specific NameGalezowski Ophthalmoscope
Artist/MakerRobert & Collin
Datec1862

Description

Telescoping ophthalmoscope with adjustable eye piece and one additional lens, manufactured in Paris. Scope is brass with a leather covered eye piece for the comfort of the patient. On top is a hinged arm with fixation sphere. Designed by Xavier Galezowski (1832-1907). Scope comes in a custom brown case with red interior.

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