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Percussor - Shiron, circa 1900 Reg. No: SH 850520
- Percussor made by Shiron, Germany, circa 1900 used in a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia. Used to examine chest and reflexes.
- Percussor has a rubber head with rounded ends with guard, round shaft and four- sided flat handle also with rounded ends.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||20.50 cm (Height), 7.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||hospitals, psychiatric services, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Clinical|
|Inscriptions:||SHIRON GERMANY on top of shaft|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1900|