Diplopia Reader


Aleatha Tibbs, an orthoptist who later became Mrs. Rapoport, devised the Tibbs Physiologic Dilopia Reader. Dilopia is another word for double vision.

Ref: Aleatha Tibbs, “Two New Optical Instruments: Binocular Trainer and Physiologic Diplopia Reader,” American Orthoptic Journal 10 (1960): 69-79.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Women Inventors


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: ZZ.RSN83545U08

Object Name: Reader, DiplopiaOther Terms: Reader, Diplopia; Diagnostic Medicine

Measurements: overall: 7 1/2 in x 4 in x 13 1/4 in; 19.05 cm x 10.16 cm x 33.655 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-908c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_736933

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