The synoptoscope was designed by William Ettles (d. 1918), pathologist at the Royal Eye Hospital in London.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: ZZ.RSN83545U40

Object Name: SynoptoscopeOther Terms: Synoptoscope; Diagnostic Medicine

Measurements: overall: 13 1/2 in x 15 in x 13 7/8 in; 34.29 cm x 38.1 cm x 35.2425 cm


Record Id: nmah_736965

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