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antitoxin syringe

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Dates
1900
1929
1900-1929
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
010020388 a-e
Description
Antitoxin syringe in case with Luer Lok needles; silver metal oval case (a) with locking clasp closure; manufacturing information engraved on top; metal inserts inside to hold syringe; silver metal syringe (b) consists of central hollow cylindrical barrel with oval openings at sides, covered with c…
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Accession Number
010020388 a-e
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
Antitoxins
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Antitoxin syringe in case with Luer Lok needles; silver metal oval case (a) with locking clasp closure; manufacturing information engraved on top; metal inserts inside to hold syringe; silver metal syringe (b) consists of central hollow cylindrical barrel with oval openings at sides, covered with clear glass; cylindrical plunger with grey rubber tip inside barrel; end tapers to small hole; top of barrel has two finger grips coming out at sides; round hollow circle at top acts as thumb grip to push plunger into barrel; needle (c) with round end covered in black rubber; needle (d) with round end; holder without needle (e) with black rubber end
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 15.3 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
b - syringe - Size: Length 14.3 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
c - needle - Size: Length 5.5 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
d - needle - Size: Length 4.1 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
e - end - Size: Length 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
H. K. Mulford Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1929
1900-1929
Date Remarks
Based on company history
Material
metal: silver
rubber: black, grey
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved on case: "IMPROVED ANTITOXIN SYRINGE // H. K. MULFORD COMPANY, // PHILADELPHIA. CHICAGO."; engraved on side: "PAT APLDFOR"; (b) engraved on syringe: "H. K. MULFORD Co. // PHILA. CHICAGO"; (d) engraved on side: "27"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-4
Condition Remarks
Metal tarnished on case (a) and syringe (b); rubber deteriorating inside syringe, on needle (c) and end (e)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality", Kny-Scheerer Co., ca. 1915, p. (similar to model #B/-9347); "History of Drug Containers and their Labels", George Griffenhagen et al., 1999, p. 88
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; the H. K. Mulford Co. was established in Philadelphia in 1891, and was taken over by Sharpe & Dohme in 1929
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gas gangrene antitoxin

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Dates
1918
circa 1918
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1969.176.9 a-b
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in a hollowed wooden block (b) which has flat wooden cover that pivots on a nail at one corner and is held shut with a hunged metal clip; bottle has applied paper label describing conte…
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Accession Number
1969.176.9 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Germany
Military Medicine
Gas Gangrene
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in a hollowed wooden block (b) which has flat wooden cover that pivots on a nail at one corner and is held shut with a hunged metal clip; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal; bottle still contains some dark brown liquid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 6.4 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
b - box - Size: Length 11.4 cm x Width 3.4 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Pharmazeutisches Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans
Site Made (City)
Oberursel am Taunus
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1918
circa 1918
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
wood: brown
metal: grey
paper: cream, black
glass: brown
fabric: cream
liquid: brown
Inscriptions
On metal seal at string on bottle (a): front: "Ph.I. // L.W G"; back: "Oberursel."; on paper label on bottle (a): "Eingetragene Schutzmarke // Pharmac. Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans // Oberursel a. T. // 10 ccm // antitoxisch-bactericides // Gasoedem-Serum. // Operat.-No. 15 L" [Registered Trademark // Ludwig Wilhelm Gans Pharmaceutical Institute // Oberursel am Taunus // 10 cc // antitoxin-bactericide // Serum for Gas Gangrene // Operat.-No. 15 L] ; embossed on base of bottle (a): "10"; on stamp on wooden block (b): "E. Leitz // Berlin N.W. 6"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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gas gangrene antitoxin

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Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.7
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal.
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Accession Number
1934.31.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Pharmazeutisches Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans
Site Made (City)
Oberursel am Taunus
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in the group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: brown
metal: grey
paper: cream, black
fabric: cream
liquid: brown
Inscriptions
On metal seal at string: front: "Ph.I. // L.W G"; back: "Oberursel."; on paper label: "Eingetragene Schutzmarke // Pharmac. Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans // Oberursel a. T. // 20 ccm // antitoxisch-bactericides // Gasoedem-Serum. // Operat.-No. 25 M" [Registered Trademark // Ludwig Wilhelm Gans Pharmaceutical Institute // Oberursel am Taunus // 20 cc // antitoxin-bactericide // Serum for Gas Gangrene // Operat.-No. 25 M] ; embossed on base of bottle: "20"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See "Bulletin," Vol. 8, No. 3, Dec. 1934, p. 47; CD #UHN
Research Facts
According to the label, this is an antitoxin/bactericide; came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
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gas gangrene antitoxin

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Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.8
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin with a cork stopper; wide at shoulder and narrows toward the base; applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal; bottle still contains…
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Accession Number
1934.31.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Germany
Military Medicine
Gas Gangrene
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin with a cork stopper; wide at shoulder and narrows toward the base; applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal; bottle still contains some dark brown liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Pharmazeutisches Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans
Site Made (City)
Oberursel am Taunus
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: brown
metal: grey
paper: cream, black, blue
fabric: brown
liquid: brown
Inscriptions
On metal seal at string: front: "Ph.I. // L.W G"; back: "Oberursel."; on paper label: "Eingetragene Schutzmarke // Pharmac. Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans // Oberursel a. T. // 20 ccm // antitoxisch-bactericides // Gasoedem-Serum. // Operat.-No. 17" [Registered Trademark // Ludwig Wilhelm Gans Pharmaceutical Institute // Oberursel am Taunus // 20 cc // antitoxin-bactericide // Serum for Gas Gangrene // Operat.-No. 17] ; embossed on base of bottle: "20"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
See "Bulletin," Vol. 8, No. 3, Dec. 1934, p. 47; CD #UHN
Research Facts
According to the label, this is an antitoxin/bactericide; came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
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improved antitoxin syringe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6191
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.55.13 a-b
Description
An all-metal syringe (a) with ring handle for plunger; lozenge-shaped metal case (b) with supports for the syringe on the inside; one hinge and slide catch.
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Accession Number
1969.55.13 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
Antitoxins
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
An all-metal syringe (a) with ring handle for plunger; lozenge-shaped metal case (b) with supports for the syringe on the inside; one hinge and slide catch.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - syringe
b - case - Size: Length 15.5 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Harold DeWitt Ball.
Maker
H.K. Mulford Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record has "late 19c."
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
On case: "Improved Antitoxin Syringe H.K. Mulford Company Philadelphia Chicago"; inside lid has a label that reads: "DR. HAROLD BALL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-4
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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tetanus antitoxin

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Dates
1914
1917
circa 1914-1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1969.176.3 a-b
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in cardboard sleeve (b) which is open at both ends; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1969.176.3 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Tetanus
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in cardboard sleeve (b) which is open at both ends; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 6.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
b - sleeve - Size: Length 7.2 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Behringwerke GmbH Bremen und Marburg
Site Made (City)
Marburg
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1914
1917
circa 1914-1917
Date Remarks
Behringwerke GmbH was founded in 1914; Dr. Behring died in 1917
Material
paper: cream, black, red, blue
cork: brown
glass: yellow
Inscriptions
On paper label of (a): "6 2/3 ccm = 20 A. E. // Tetanusheilserum // Staatl. gepr. (1 ccm = 3 A. E.) // Kontroll-Nr 681 // Behringwerke G.m.b.H. // Bremen und Marburg a. L. // Schutzdosis // Nur zur prophylakt. Verwendung" [6 2/3 cc = 20 antitoxin units // Tetanus healing serum // Government approved (1 cc = 3 antitoxin units) // Inspection No. 681 // Behringwerke LLC // Bremen and Marburg an der Lahn // Protective dose // For prophylactic use only]; on front of box (b): "5 ccm 3 fach 15 A.E. // (Schutzdosis) // Kühl aber frostfrei aufzubewahren." [5 cc x3 15 antitoxin units // (Protective dose) // Keep cool, but not frozen.]; on side of box (b): "Hergestellt unter Leitung von // Professor v. Behring. ["L Behring" is written diagonally across this in red cursive]" [Made under the direction of Professor von Behring]; on side of box (b): "Staatlich geprüft // Kontroll No 945" [Government approved // Inspection No. 945]; on back of box (b): "Behring's Original // Tetanusheilserum // Behringwerke G.m.b.H. // Bremen und Marburg a. L."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Condition Remarks
#2: Bottle (a) is empty but in good condition; sleeve (b) is bent out of shape and the paper labels are peeling off
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Geschichte des Behringwerks oHG und der Behringwerke G.m.b.H." on the Philipps-Universität Marburg website; CD #UHN
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