MusEYEum Online Catalogue

Welcome to the online catalogue of the British Optical Association Museum. Here you can search for both museum artifacts and archives. Data is transferred from our Collections Management System to this website on a regular basis.

Objects

Viewing Record 17 of 20
Previous Record  Next Record
Switch Views: Lightbox | Image List | List

Tonomat Applanation Tonometer & case
OPTOMETRIC INSTRUMENTS
tonometer
Ocular Instruments Inc.
North America: USA, New York
February 1968
metal; glass; plastic; wood
case: 46 x 173 x 110 mm

Tonometer. Two stainless steel probes with cylindrical plungers, each with screw-on black plastic handles, two clear plastic tubes containing 'Tonokap' applanation caps, pad of transfer paper, white plastic bottle of 'Aplacote' coating solution and table loupe with 5 gram objective scale. Contained in compartmentalised wooden hinged case with white metal clasp and instructions mounted on inside of lid. Also a reprint of an article by Posner and Inglima comparing 'The Tonomat Applantion Tonometer' with the electronic Mueller (Schiotz) Tonometer, reprinted from 'The Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Monthly' 46:996-1000 (August) 1967.


2007.240

College Purchase, 2007



Related Media

Related Objects

thumbnail Maklakov Applanation Tonometer & case
c.1962
View

Related Links

Browse by