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Title: Two point discriminator (Weber's Compasses)

Reference: NHNN/OBJ/7

Date: 20 2000

Description: Unusual in that it is designed for both touch and pinprick. 2 jointed ptieces of metal and muaesure. Forked at ends - one fork pointy, the other rounded (like pin head). One of instruments used by Sir Henry Head and Dr Gordon Holmes for the investigation of sensation around time of WW1.


Parent: Objects

Storage Reference: 1 item



Date: Early 20th Century Level: Series

Keywords: Cat status: Catalogued

Keywords: Calm Archives

Compilations: NHNN archives

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