Catalogue Number: 2221
Hamblin ophthalmoscope and retinoscope set
Sub-Category: Ophthalmoscope retinoscope set
Corporation: Theodore Hamblin Ltd
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: Mid 20th C
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: England
Publisher/Manufacturer: Theodore Hamblin Ltd
Description Of Item: Hamblin direct ophthalmoscope and streak retinoscope heads with one battery handle. marked on ophthalmoscope head HAMBLIN 1000-3121 MADE IN ENGLAND and TBL. The ophthalmoscope head design is derived from early electrified versions of the Morton ophthalmoscope. Marked on retinoscope head HAMBLIN 822/4592. Battery handle is marked TBL.
How Acquired: Donated by Rob Kaye, Sydney optometrist
Date Acquired: Oct 2011
Condition: Retinscope head very good; ophthalmoscope and handle shows some wear and lens power disc has lost it cover.
Location: Archive Office. Cabinet One Drawer 8