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AMSCO "Sahli" haemocytometer

Item details

Object number M-127
Manufacturer AMSCO
Place United States
Date 1950s
Category Haemoglobin instrumentation


This is a glass-and-bakelite haemometer which was manufactured in the USA by the AMSCO company company in about 1950. It comprises of measurement and extraction viols and a bakelite receptacle for the stowage of haematin solutions and blood, during analysis. This item was marketed under the name of its prototype’s inventor, Swiss haematologist Dr Hermann Sahli.