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ITEM Identifier: WAM001, c21127, 21131

Desmarres ophthalmoscope, late 19th century, Late 19th century

Scope and Contents

"CHARRIERE A. PARIS" - inside the case; "CHARRIERE OPHTHALMOSCOPE DU(?)D.DESMARRES"- on the ophthalmoscope; "Desmarres ophthalmoscope given by Dr.B.Joy Jefrries" - paper note inside the case;


  • Late 19th century


Language of Materials

Object labels, inscriptions, etc. are primarily in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Warren Anatomical Museum objects are available for research access. Access is premised on the availability of space and staff to facilitate use. Contact Public Services for the Warren Anatomical Museum for more information.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

This ophthalmoscope was donated by Benjamin Joy Jeffries


Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

The Center for the History of Medicine in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine is one of the world's leading resources for the study of the history of health and medicine. Our mission is to enable the history of medicine and public health to inform healthcare, the health sciences, and the societies in which they are embedded.

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