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Finger Dexterity Test


A square wooden box that opens to reveal a square copper plate with 100 holes in it arranged in a 10 x 10 square and a small copper peg.

Accession Number: 2011.psy.24

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Primary Materials: Wood, Copper


A label taped to the bottom is damaged but probably reads ‘O’Connor finger dexterity.’

Dimensions (cm): Height = 17.5, Width = 16.5, Length = 4

Function: Measures finger dexterity.


Good: It is missing two of its closing mechanisms. The copper plate is corroding.

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Date of Manufacture:


Dept of Psychology, U of T. Removed from Psych storage Sept 28, 2011.

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Historical Notes:

It would usually include 3 pins to run the test.
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