Dermopathic Apparatus

Dermopathic Apparatus

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Description
Anson Richmond Brown, a physician in Litchfield, Mich., designed a dermopathic instrument, and submitted this model with his patent application.
Ref: Anson R. Brown, “Dermopathic Instrument,” U.S. Patent 60,917 (Jan. 1, 1867).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
acupuncture instrument, patent model
acupuncture instrument,
maker
Brown, Anson R.
place made
United States: Michigan, Litchfield
Measurements
overall: 3 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 9.2075 cm x 3.175 cm
overall: 3 in x 1 5/16 in; 7.62 cm x 3.33375 cm
ID Number
MG.M-04307
catalog number
M-04307
patent number
60,917
accession number
89797
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