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Luer hypodermic syringes

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1972.18.35 a-n
Description
Two glass hypodermic syringes with glass plungers (a-d) calibrated in red from 0-20 cc; accompanied by 6 hypodermic needles (e-j); files to open ampoules (k-m); and needle wires in an envelope (n); all contained in a cardboard box (not numbered).
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Accession Number
1972.18.35 a-n
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Two glass hypodermic syringes with glass plungers (a-d) calibrated in red from 0-20 cc; accompanied by 6 hypodermic needles (e-j); files to open ampoules (k-m); and needle wires in an envelope (n); all contained in a cardboard box (not numbered).
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
a - syringe - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
c - syringe - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
d - plunger - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
e-j - needles
k - file - Size: Length 5.0 cm
l - file - Size: Length 5.0 cm
m - file - Size: Length 5.0 cm
n - envelope
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
glass: clear; red
metal: silver
paper: white; black
Inscriptions
On inside of box lid: "INGRAM & BELL LIMITED // TORONTO & CALGARY"; on paper envelope: "VIM // STAINLESS STEEL [underlined] // HYPODERMIC NEEDLES // IN THIS BOX // MACGREGOR INSTRUMENT CO. // NEEDHAM, MASS."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-3
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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hypodermic syringe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6520
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1972.18.37
Description
A metal barrel with a space for an ampoule; has plunger spring action to open top of syringe.
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Accession Number
1972.18.37
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
A metal barrel with a space for an ampoule; has plunger spring action to open top of syringe.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Maker
J. B. Ayerst Cartrex
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Inscription: "JB AYERST CARTREX"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-2
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Accessories missing
Copy Type
Original
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white cell counting pipette

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6533
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1972.18.55 b
Description
Glass tube with enlarged, bulbous midsection; calibration lines from enlarged portion to tip.
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Accession Number
1972.18.55 b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count
Description
Glass tube with enlarged, bulbous midsection; calibration lines from enlarged portion to tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Maker
E. Leitz
Site Made (City)
Wetzlar
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Just above bulb: "11"; just below bulb: "1"; midway down the tube: "0.5"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-11
Dimension Notes
Length 11.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Graves vaginal speculum

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1972.18.6
Description
Vaginal speculum with "duck-head" shape, jaws move apart for dilatation; handle at 90° and screws for adjustment.
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Accession Number
1972.18.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Vaginal speculum with "duck-head" shape, jaws move apart for dilatation; handle at 90° and screws for adjustment.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Maker
J. F. Hartz Co.
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"C" inside diamond shape; "J. F. HARTZ CO."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 14.5 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some corrosion; #2: metal rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 5206 (almost identical to item #E/-8717)
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De Vebliss's vaginal speculum

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Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1972.18.7
Description
Vaginal speculum with "duck-head" shape, jaws move apart for dilatation; handle almost in line with jaws; screws for adjustment.
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Accession Number
1972.18.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Vaginal speculum with "duck-head" shape, jaws move apart for dilatation; handle almost in line with jaws; screws for adjustment.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 20.25 cm
Condition Remarks
Slightly corroded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 5206 (very similar to item #E/-8562)
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ear, eye, nose and throat diagnostic set

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Vision
Classification
Otolaryngology
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
1972.20.1 a-j
Description
Eye and ear diagnostic instruments in a velvet-lined box, consisting of (a) a battery handle; (b) an otoscope head with operating lens but no bulb; (c) a connecting piece for (b); (d) a Dezeng ophthalmoscope head with 45° mirror; (e) an adaptor to hold a bulb and fit into (f), a May ophthalmoscope …
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Accession Number
1972.20.1 a-j
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Vision
Classification
Otolaryngology
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Ophthalmoscopy
Physical Examination
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Ophthalmology
Description
Eye and ear diagnostic instruments in a velvet-lined box, consisting of (a) a battery handle; (b) an otoscope head with operating lens but no bulb; (c) a connecting piece for (b); (d) a Dezeng ophthalmoscope head with 45° mirror; (e) an adaptor to hold a bulb and fit into (f), a May ophthalmoscope head with 24 lenses; (g) a large ear speculum; (h) small ear speculum; (i) medium ear speculum; and (j) a light bulb; these appear to be miscellaneous pieces and do not all go with each other; (a) fits in the case, but the other pieces do not fit in the compartments; (a,b,c,g,h,i) appear to go together.
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - battery handle - Size: Length 18.4 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
b - otoscope head
c - connecting piece
d - Dezeng ophthalmoscope head
e - bulb adaptor
f - May ophthalmoscope head
g - large ear speculum
h - small ear speculum
i - medium ear speculum
j - light bulb
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Wappler
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
metal: silver; black
fabric: red
glass: silvered
Inscriptions
On (d): "DEZENG = STANDARD CO. MAKERS - CAMDEN N.J., PATENTED AUG. 25 03"; on box (?): "MAY OPHTHALMOSCOPE // WAPPLER E.M. CO. // NEW YORK, U.S.A. // PAT. DEC. 12, 1916"; on (j): "W // A"; on (f) logo that looks like a face with a light bulb for a nose.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-14
Condition Remarks
On (d,e,f) enamel is marked up and chipped.
Copy Type
Original
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Spicer's Infant Urinal

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Hygiene
Classification
Patient Care
Hygiene
Sanitation
Urinal
Home Health Care
Accession Number
1972.5.1 a-c
Description
A hollow glass box that resembles a rounded pyramid with a triangular opening in one face; comes in a white cardboard box with a lid.
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Accession Number
1972.5.1 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Hygiene
Classification
Patient Care
Hygiene
Sanitation
Urinal
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Patient Care
Hygiene
Sanitation
Description
A hollow glass box that resembles a rounded pyramid with a triangular opening in one face; comes in a white cardboard box with a lid.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - urinal
b - box bottom
c - box lid
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. H.A.S. Vokes of Toronto.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
cardboard: white
paper: dark blue
ink: dark blue
glass: clear
Inscriptions
On box: "SPICER'S // INFANT URINAL"; photo of urinal below this; rest of printing on box covered by a label that says: "THE J. F. HARTZ CO. // LIMITED // PHYSICIANS' SUPPLIES // TORONTO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-12
Dimension Notes
Length 4.8 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: box is damaged
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1973.1.1 a-f
Description
Syringe (b) comes in a metal case (a) with a hinged lid and a tray for holding the syringe; included are four hypodermic needles (c-f); the syringe has a metal plunger and a glass barrel calibrated from 0 to 5 cc; twist lock top.
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Accession Number
1973.1.1 a-f
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Syringes
Injections -- instrumentation
Description
Syringe (b) comes in a metal case (a) with a hinged lid and a tray for holding the syringe; included are four hypodermic needles (c-f); the syringe has a metal plunger and a glass barrel calibrated from 0 to 5 cc; twist lock top.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 12.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
b - syringe - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
c - needle - Size: Length 4.2 cm
d - needle
e - needle
f - needle - Size: Length 6.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Carmi McI. Warren of Don Mills, Ontario.
Maker
Boston Instrument Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: grey
glass: clear; blue
Inscriptions
Inscribed in lid: a logo consisting of a "B" with an "I" strung through it; on syringe is inscribed in fancy lettering: "B I M Co 51"; also, "BOSTON INST. MFG. CO." inscribed on plunger.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-3
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Potain's aspirator

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1973.1.2 a-g
Description
Metal case (a) has a hinged latch at front and contains metal mounts and clips for holding instruments; metal syringe (b) has two nozzles; metal stopcock (c) has two valves; other items are rubber tubing with a metal nozzle (d), a metal nozzle (e), a rubber stopper for the stopcock (f), and a metal…
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Accession Number
1973.1.2 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Aspiration
Syringes
MM= Suction and Drainage -- aspirator
MM= Suction and Drainage -- syringe
MM= Irrigation -- syringe
Description
Metal case (a) has a hinged latch at front and contains metal mounts and clips for holding instruments; metal syringe (b) has two nozzles; metal stopcock (c) has two valves; other items are rubber tubing with a metal nozzle (d), a metal nozzle (e), a rubber stopper for the stopcock (f), and a metal tube (g) filled with wire plungers (for cleaning?).
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 22.5 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
b - syringe - SIze: Length 17.0 cm
c - stopcock - Size: Length 7.5 cm
d - tubing
e - nozzle - Size: Length 2.0 cm
f - stopper - Size: Length 2.5 cm
g - tube
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Carmi McI. Warren of Don Mills, Ontario.
Maker
Sklar
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: grey
rubber: red
Inscriptions
On handle of (b): "SKLAR"; on (f): "W. T. Co."; "4"; "1" x 1""
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-11
Condition Remarks
Missing needles, trocars, etc.; #2: the rubber is hard and cracking.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Record syringe; Box

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1973.1.3 a-d
Description
Glass barrel for syringe (a) has a metal tip and is calibrated from 0 to 10 cc; clamp (b) has a screw with a wing tip for grasping; there is a metal plunger (c) and a box (d, not numbered) covered in paper with an alligator skin pattern.
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Accession Number
1973.1.3 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Syringes
Injections -- instrumentation
Description
Glass barrel for syringe (a) has a metal tip and is calibrated from 0 to 10 cc; clamp (b) has a screw with a wing tip for grasping; there is a metal plunger (c) and a box (d, not numbered) covered in paper with an alligator skin pattern.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - syringe barrel - Size: Length 9.4 cm
b - wing nut clamp - Size: Length 2.9 cm
c - plunger - Size: Length 9.5 cm
d - box - Size: Length 13.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Carmi McI. Warren of Don Mills, Ontario.
Maker
Recordson
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear; blue
paper: brown
Inscriptions
On (a): "Recordson Marke ges. gesch."; on handle of (c): "RECORDSON"; "+"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-3
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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