Battery driven 'Style Scope' microscope and needle

Made:
1980-1985 in Japan

Battery driven 'Style Scope' microscope and needle sharpener, for checking and sharpening the needles used in the Insertion Tube, or Kanshino, method of acupuncture, with two additional sharpening heads, spare bulb and instructions, from the surgery of a British practitioner c.1996, manufactured by Nicca, Japanese, 1980-1985.

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
2002-441
Materials:
complete, fabric, glass, metal, plastic
Measurements:
Accessories box: 26 mm x 62 mm x 97 mm,
Sharpener: 140 mm x 130 mm x 88 mm,
type:
needle sharpener
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Kelley, R.
status:
Permanent collection

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