√Čtienne Marey, a French physiologist, introduced a portable and clinically useful sphygmograph in 1860. This example of that device was made by Hawksley, an instrument maker with a shop in Oxford Street, London.

Date Made: about 1890after 1894

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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Credit Line: Transfer from Navy Department, Naval Medical School

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-02382Catalog Number: M-02382Accession Number: 100353

Object Name: sphygmographOther Terms: Diagnostic Medicine

Measurements: overall: 2 7/8 in x 8 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 7.3025 cm x 21.59 cm x 3.81 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-976d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_727685

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