Item Details

Image Orthicon Electron Tube

RCA Corporation
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Glass (Material); Plastic (Organic Material); Metal
Summary
Image Orthicon camera tube with original factory packaging. Tube has label stating, "Caution, Keep face of this tube up during handling to prevent damage to the light-sensitive surface, 9507." This item was given in honor of Theodore E. Keats, M.D., F.A.C.R., Chair of the UVa Department of Radiology from 1963-1991.
Date Created
circa 1955 - 1975
Description
40 x 7.8 x 7.8 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01743
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