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binocular loupe

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
997002181
Accession Number
997002181
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Copy Type
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Bishop Harman diaphragm test apparatus

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Dates
circa 1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1984.10.2
Description
A diaphragm apparatus mounted with handle and support piece and 22 test cards; boxed.
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Accession Number
1984.10.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Vision Tests
Optometry
Description
A diaphragm apparatus mounted with handle and support piece and 22 test cards; boxed.
Part Names
box - Size: Length 43.2 cm x Width 11.4 x Depth 5.7 cm
apparatus - Size: Length 41.9 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. C.A. McRae; used by Dr. C.A. McRae, G.P. in Thornhill, Ont. 1930s-1983.
Maker
Ingram & Bell Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
circa 1950
Material
metal
Paper
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD#UHN
Research Facts
Bishop Harman (1869-1945) was a London ophthalmologist; this is a device for indicating the capacity for fusing the visual images; the cards are viewed through a diaphragm that is closed slowly.
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chain for eyeglasses

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Dates
circa 1903-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.295.1
Description
A round gold pin with a chain attached for eyeglasses.
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Accession Number
1969.295.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Clothing
Description
A round gold pin with a chain attached for eyeglasses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Ketcham & McDougall
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
circa 1903-1910
Date Remarks
Dates stamped on back of pin.
Material
metal: yellow; silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on back of pin: "KETCHAM & McDOUGALL // PAT // FEB 24 '03 // APR 26 '10 // NEW YORK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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chain for eyeglasses

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Dates
circa 1900-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.296.1
Description
Round, shiny black glass (?) pin with a chain attached for eyeglasses.
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Accession Number
1969.296.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Clothing
Description
Round, shiny black glass (?) pin with a chain attached for eyeglasses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Ketcham & McDougall
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
circa 1900-1910
Date Remarks
Dates stamped on back of pin.
Material
glass (?): black
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on back of pin: "KETCHAM & McDOUGALL // PATENT // FEB APR // 24 '0 26 '10 // NEW YORK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dr. Reid's pocket ophthalmometer

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1975.4.3 a-b
Description
(a) Telescopic piece slides out of (b) a squarish body that has a scale attached at one end; two metal "feet" extend from one side that have bolt holes in them.
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Accession Number
1975.4.3 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Vision Tests
Description
(a) Telescopic piece slides out of (b) a squarish body that has a scale attached at one end; two metal "feet" extend from one side that have bolt holes in them.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - telescopic piece
b - body - Size: Length 9.8 cm x Width 3.2 cm x Depth 8.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. E. Wood, Charles H. Best Institute, Toronto.
Material
metal: brown; yellow; black
Inscriptions
Scale has graduation lines and numbers.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-6
Condition Remarks
Worn.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Reid's Pocket Ophthalmometer is a miniature keratometer made by Kelvin & James White, Ltd. and is just 10 cm long. Made of black metal and brass with a small ivory scale and milled edge wheel to adjust the pointer mechanism.
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Dates
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1986.7.2
Description
Spectacles made of thin wire with round glass lenses.
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Accession Number
1986.7.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Description
Spectacles made of thin wire with round glass lenses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. R.E. Richardson of Port Hope, Ont.; belonged to Dr. James H. Richardson (1823-1903), donor's grandfather.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870-1900
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Length 114 mm x Width 27.0 mm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See Canniff, p. 575, for biography; CD #UHN
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Dates
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.17.1 a-c
Description
A pair of spectacles with oval-shaped bi-convex lenses, thin steel frame with hinged earpieces; in a black paper case that is semi-cylindrical in cross section.
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Accession Number
1969.17.1 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
A pair of spectacles with oval-shaped bi-convex lenses, thin steel frame with hinged earpieces; in a black paper case that is semi-cylindrical in cross section.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
eyeglasses - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Width 10.5 cm
case bottom - Size: Length 7.2 cm
case top
Provenance
Acquired from the the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
glass: clear
paper: black; beige
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
#2: The leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Believed to have belonged to Osler's father; Featherstone Lake, Osler.
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Dates
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.78.1 a-b
Description
Spectacles with gold (?) frame and curled sides, oval-shaped, convex cylindrical lenses; came in black leather case with black velvet lining on the inside.
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Accession Number
1969.78.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Spectacles with gold (?) frame and curled sides, oval-shaped, convex cylindrical lenses; came in black leather case with black velvet lining on the inside.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - eyeglasses
b - case - Size: Length 12.7 cm x Width 5.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
leather: black
fabric: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
#2: the leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.85.1 a-b
Description
Spectacles with octagonal-shaped, biconvex lenses and gold (?) frames; straight sides with fenestrated earpieces; paper case with leather covering.
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Accession Number
1969.85.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Spectacles with octagonal-shaped, biconvex lenses and gold (?) frames; straight sides with fenestrated earpieces; paper case with leather covering.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
glasses - Size: Length 10.8 cm x Width 13.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
case - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
paper: brown
leather: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on case: "MOSES' PAT. // ELECTROGALVANIC" enclosed in a doughnut shape.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
#2: the leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
circa 1870-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1970.7.1
Description
Spectacles with straight sidepieces; both lenses of plano-convex type; oval in shape; frame made of steel wire (homemade?); case is made of several ply of paper and painted black.
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Accession Number
1970.7.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Spectacles with straight sidepieces; both lenses of plano-convex type; oval in shape; frame made of steel wire (homemade?); case is made of several ply of paper and painted black.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Gordon B. White, Port Colborne, Ont.; given to Dr. White by a patient.
Dates
circa 1870-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c.-early 20c."
Material
metal: grey
paper: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Length 17.2 cm x Width 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: the leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
circa 1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1972.16.2
Description
Eyeglasses with ovel-shaped, bi-convex lenses in a brass frame; thin, straight earpieces.
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Accession Number
1972.16.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Description
Eyeglasses with ovel-shaped, bi-convex lenses in a brass frame; thin, straight earpieces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Arthur Dill Kelly; belonged to Dr. John Gray of Glasgow.
Dates
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Length 12.0 cm x Width 11.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Left lens chipped
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Belonged to Dr. John Gray, who qualified at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery at Glasgow in 1828 and then practised in Aberdeen; brought to Canada by his son, John Gray, who immigrated to Canada ca. 1860 and settled in Coldwater; left to Mrs. Kelly by Miss Katherine Gray, John Gray's last surviving child and Mrs. Kelly's aunt.
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frameless eyeglasses

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Dates
1914
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.83.1 a-b
Description
A pair of rimless spectacles with gold-filled mounts and spring earpieces; bifocal convex lenses, oval in shape; came in a thin, soft leather case.
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Accession Number
1969.83.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
A pair of rimless spectacles with gold-filled mounts and spring earpieces; bifocal convex lenses, oval in shape; came in a thin, soft leather case.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
eyeglasses - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 3.0 cm
case - Size: 14.3 cm x Width 6.3 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
J.C. Williams
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1914
Date Remarks
Date marked on case.
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
leather: brown
Inscriptions
On the case: "23rd 1914 J C Williams [in script] // TORONTO"; inside bridge: "FLK 1/10 12K G.F."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
Left lens is scratched; #2: leather on the case is degraded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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frameless eyeglasses

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Dates
circa 1900
Collection
Brockville Psychiatric Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
000018003 a-c
Description
One complete pair of eyeglasses with nose clip and arms attached directly to the lenses (a); the arms are curled; the lenses are convex ovals; one incomplete pair of eyeglasses with nose clip and one bracket for the arm attached to the lenses (b); the lenses are oval and convex; eyeglasses case cov…
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Accession Number
000018003 a-c
Collection
Brockville Psychiatric Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
One complete pair of eyeglasses with nose clip and arms attached directly to the lenses (a); the arms are curled; the lenses are convex ovals; one incomplete pair of eyeglasses with nose clip and one bracket for the arm attached to the lenses (b); the lenses are oval and convex; eyeglasses case covered in a green print fabric lined with black fabric (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - eyeglasses - Size: Length 14.4 cm x Width 11.3 cm x Depth 4.8 cm
b - incomplete eyeglasses - Size: Length 11.2 cm x Width 3.2 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
c - eyeglasses case - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Provenance
Originally owned by Brockville Psychiatric Hospital
Dates
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Date based on object's similarity to item in an 1890s catalogue
Material
glass: clear
metal: yellow
fabric: black, green
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Temporary Location
To display in Museum (North Gallery Room 1013): "Electricity and the Invisible Ray," Oct. 2006.
Condition Remarks
The lenses of pair of eyeglasses (a) are dirty; there are several areas on each pair where chips are visible; only one pair is intact; the case is very dirty on the inside; incomplete pair of eyeglasses (b) was broken while being catalogued; the glass lenses cracked into several pieces; the remaining pieces are labeled in a mylar bag in the permanent storage location.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Aloe's Illustrated and Priced Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments, Physician's Supply and Hospital Furnishings, " 6th ed., A.S. Aloe Co., St. Louis, 189-, p. 159 (similar to item 4299); CD #5.
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instruction manual for keratometer

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
997001139
Description
Instruction manual for an L.S. keratometer, which consists of two sheets of paper folded in half and covered with a heavy paper cover, then stapled on the fold to create a four-page booklet; the manual contains printed information and diagrams about the L.S. keratometer
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Accession Number
997001139
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Astigmatism -- diagnosis -- manuals
Optometry -- instrumentation -- manuals
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation -- manuals
Description
Instruction manual for an L.S. keratometer, which consists of two sheets of paper folded in half and covered with a heavy paper cover, then stapled on the fold to create a four-page booklet; the manual contains printed information and diagrams about the L.S. keratometer
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. F.X. O'Connor and Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Maker
Ellis Optical Company
Site Made (City)
Croyden
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: silver
paper: off-white; orange
Inscriptions
The outer front cover reads, "THE L-S . . . // KERATOMETER"; the first page reads, "THE L-S KERATOMETER // FOR THE ACCURATE DETERMINATION OF // CORNEAL ASTIGMATISM"; headings within the booklet read, "DETAILS OF MECHANISM", "DIRECTIONS FOR USE", "THE RULE", "EYEPIECE POSITION", "MIRE", "LAMPS", "LUBRICATION", "PRICES". and "ELLUS OPTICAL COMPANY, // OPTICAL WORKS, // MAYDAY ROAD, THORNTON HEATH, CROYDON, ENGLAND. // Telephone: Thornton Heath 2293 (Two lines) // Telegrams: Elopoco, Phone, Croydon. // Cables: Elopoco, Croyden"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length 14.4 cm x Width 22.3 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The front cover of the manual has a large tear near the fold; the inner pages are complete and fully legible; all pages have a fold line near the middle; all printing and diagrams are fully legible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #654; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; see keratometer, 997.001.138; CD #5
Research Facts
The manual describes the keratometer, 997.001.138
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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
997001138
Description
The L.S. keratometer, which consists of a large instrument on a heavy three-sided rounded base; the base supports a long cylindrical lens that has a round eyepiece on one end and an open tapered cylindrical metal tube on the other end; the top cylindrical section also has an axis scale and a prism …
Accession Number
997001138
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Astigmatism -- diagnosis
Description
The L.S. keratometer, which consists of a large instrument on a heavy three-sided rounded base; the base supports a long cylindrical lens that has a round eyepiece on one end and an open tapered cylindrical metal tube on the other end; the top cylindrical section also has an axis scale and a prism adjusting dial (both round), as well as a round mire box; there is a long metal arm that comes out from the base; the end of this arm has an open four-sided headrest piece that has a chin rest at the bottom and a forehead pad at the top; there are five adjustment screws on the keratometer; the keratometer has a cloth-covered electric cord coming from the mire box; the metal of the base of the keratometer is painted black; the top cylindrical section swivels around
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. F.X. O'Connor and Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Maker
Ellis Optical Company
Site Made (City)
Croyden
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: silver; dark grey
paint: black
fabric: black; red
Inscriptions
The axis scale has the numbers "180 // 170 // 160 // 150 // 140 // 130 // 120 // 110 // 100 // 90 // 80 // 70 // 60 // 50 // 40 // 30 // 20 // 10 // 0" with increment lines and the numbers "90 // 80 // 70 // 60 // 50 // 40 // 30 // 20 // 10 // 180 // 170 // 160 // 150 // 140 // 130 // 120 // 110 // 100 // 90" with increment lines and the words "VERTICAL" and "HORIZONTAL" stamped into the metal; the prism adjusting dial has numerous numbers and the words, "WITH // AGAINST // DIOPTRES // RADIUS" stamped into the metal; another area has "EYEPIECE SETTING SCREW" stamped into the metal; the top of the keratometer reads, "The // "L.S." // Keratometer // K101176" which is stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G2-1
Dimension Notes
Length 65.0 cm x Width 25.5 cm x Depth 45.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The paint on the keratometer base is chipped in several areas; there is no corrosion visible on the metal; the electric cord is very brittle and the cloth covering is disintegrating; the keratometer was very dirty when it arrived; #2: cord frayed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #653; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; see instruction manual 997.001.139
Research Facts
The keratometer was used to accurately determine corneal astigmatism
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keratometer scale

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Dates
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston Penitentiary Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
007003002
Description
One piece chart of diopters and radii scale for keratometer goes with accompanying booklet 007.003.001.
Accession Number
007003002
Collection
Kingston Penitentiary Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Contact Lenses
Description
One piece chart of diopters and radii scale for keratometer goes with accompanying booklet 007.003.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Millhaven Penitentiary gave this item to the Penitentiary Museum and it was later transferred to the Museum of Health Care at Kingston.
Maker
Bausch & Lomb Inc.
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Based on clothing fashions of accompanying booklet, 007.003.001.
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on top of the scale: "DIOPTERS AND RADII SCALE // For Keratometer".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 10
Dimension Notes
Length 22.8 cm x Width 15.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper shows yellowng around the perimeter.
Copy Type
Original
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lorgnette frame

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.244.7
Description
Circular tortoiseshell frame for a single lens, with an extension for a broken hinge.
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Accession Number
1969.244.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Circular tortoiseshell frame for a single lens, with an extension for a broken hinge.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
tortoiseshell: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Diam. 4.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Broken
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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mechanical feed arc lamp

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
997002226
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Accession Number
997002226
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G2-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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non-prescription tinted eyeglasses

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Dates
circa 1870-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.294.1 a-c
Description
A pair of eyeglasses and case; slightly concavo-convex, dark green, oval-shaped glasses; brass (gold-plated) frames and curved earpieces.
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Accession Number
1969.294.1 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
A pair of eyeglasses and case; slightly concavo-convex, dark green, oval-shaped glasses; brass (gold-plated) frames and curved earpieces.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
eyeglasses - Size: Width 12.0 cm
case - Size - Length 7.0 cm
case lid
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
circa 1870-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c.-early 20c."
Material
cardboard (?): brown
glass: translucent olive-green
metal: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
Case lid is torn; #2: the leather case is severely degraded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
"No prescription in lens" according to J.C. Williams Co. (Oct. 6, 1981)
Images
Less detail
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1970.8.51
Description
Bakelite occluder has a handle and a round disk at one end with a small hole in the centre.
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Accession Number
1970.8.51
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Vision Tests
Description
Bakelite occluder has a handle and a round disk at one end with a small hole in the centre.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
Imperial
Material
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-8
Dimension Notes
Length 23.9 cm x Diam. 5.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Scratched from wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
Less detail

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