Hearing Aid

Hearing Aid

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Description
The Acousticon Model C-2 is a single microphone carbon bearing hearing aid made by Dictograph Products Inc., in New York City, in 1937. It has a bone conduction head piece with band, battery connection, amplifier, and pocket regulator. This example, Serial No. 6323, was donated to the Smithsonian in 1939.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hearing aid
Other Terms
Medicine
maker
Dictograph Products Company
Associated Place
United States: New York, New York City
Measurements
overall, as stored: 1 7/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 6 1/2 in; 4.76504 cm x 13.0175 cm x 16.51 cm
ID Number
MG.M-04761
catalog number
M-04761
accession number
151789
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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