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beam balance scale

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12946
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
002050412 a-h
Description
Precision balance beam scale consists of: center vertical brass balance post set on Bakelite base (a) with plumb bob tilt indicator; perpendicular balance beam (b) with increment lines; pan hangers (c, d); round metal lipped pans (e, f); and two hooks (g, h); cream plastic indicator scale; manufact…
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Accession Number
002050412 a-h
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Weights and Measures
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Compounding -- scales
Description
Precision balance beam scale consists of: center vertical brass balance post set on Bakelite base (a) with plumb bob tilt indicator; perpendicular balance beam (b) with increment lines; pan hangers (c, d); round metal lipped pans (e, f); and two hooks (g, h); cream plastic indicator scale; manufacturer's label embossed into plastic base .
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - balance - Size: Length 37.8 cm x Width 24.8 cm x Depth 15.0 cm
b - perpendicular beam - Size: Length 27.6 cm x Width 24.8 cm x Depth 3.6 cm
c - d - pan hanger - Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 11.3 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
e -f - pan - Size: Length 9.0 cm x Diam 1.2 cm
g - h - hooks– Size: Length 4.5 cm x Width 4.0 cm x Depth 0.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Maker
Griffin & Tatlock Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
metal: yellow, silver
plastic: brown, cream, translucent
Inscriptions
Embossed on the base (a): "GRIFFIN & TATLOCK LTD. // LONDON // EDINBURGH MANCHESTER // GLASGOW LIVERPOOL"; on scale: "MICOROID"; engraved on the perpendicular beam (b): "GRIFFIN & TATLOCK LTD BRITISH MADE 250 GM"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-B2-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
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optical microscope

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12952
Dates
1945
1955
circa 1945-1955
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
997002002
Description
Black metal optical microscope with horse-shoe shaped base; three lenses on revolving nosepiece; coarse and fine adjustment knob; tilting mirrror located below the stage; missing stage clips.
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Accession Number
997002002
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Microscopy -- microscope -- European -- compound
Description
Black metal optical microscope with horse-shoe shaped base; three lenses on revolving nosepiece; coarse and fine adjustment knob; tilting mirrror located below the stage; missing stage clips.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
R & J Beck Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1945
1955
circa 1945-1955
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
metal: black, silver, yellow
glass: clear
ink: white
Inscriptions
Engraved on the eye piece: "10x // 25 MM"; engraved on the lenses: "R & J BECK. LTD // LONDON // 2 MM // 6286 // 4 MM // 16 MM"; engraved on the handle: "Model 29 // PATENT NO 336063 // 11319"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-A1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 38.5 cm x Width 18.5 cm x Depth 11.0 cm
Copy Type
Originial
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
On display The Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall; removed January 27, 2010
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set of pharmacy weights

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13722
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
000003418 a-i
Description
A set of six hexagonal cast iron weights painted black in metric units; (a) weighs 50g; (b) weighs 100g; (c) weighs 200g; (d) weighs 200g; (e) weighs 500g; (f) weighs one kilogram; with a raised top edge weights are stackable as each weight fits into the next size; also included in the set are thre…
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Accession Number
000003418 a-i
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Weights and Measures
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Compounding -- scales
Description
A set of six hexagonal cast iron weights painted black in metric units; (a) weighs 50g; (b) weighs 100g; (c) weighs 200g; (d) weighs 200g; (e) weighs 500g; (f) weighs one kilogram; with a raised top edge weights are stackable as each weight fits into the next size; also included in the set are three brass disk weights, one is 10g (g), the other two are 20g each (h-i); disks have raised top edges and the weight engraved in the middle.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
(a) - weight - Size: Length 2.9 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
(b) - weight - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
(c) - weight - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
(d) - weight - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
(e) - weight - Size: Length 6.7 cm x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
(f) - weight - Size: Length 8.0 cm x Width 7.4 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
(g) - brass disk - Size: Length 0.4 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
(h) - brass disk - Size: Length 0.5 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
(i) - brass disk - Size: Length 0.5 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital pharmacy department
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
metal: silver, yellow
paint: black
Inscriptions
Embossed on the centre of (a): "50 // g"; embossed on the centre of (b): 100 // g"; embossed on the centre of (c): "200 // g"; embossed on the centre of (d): "200 // g"; embossed on the centre of (e): "500 // g"; embossed on the centre of (f): "1 kg"; engraved on the centre of (g): "10g"; engraved on the centre of (h) and (i): "20g"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-B2-3
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear along edges and minor paint scratches
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
Research Facts
These weights were typcially used with a balance beam weigh scale to measure out medicinal ingredients.
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Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
993004282
Description
Metal clamp slides onto piece of equipment to grip narrow round object
Accession Number
993004282
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Description
Metal clamp slides onto piece of equipment to grip narrow round object
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken; object name unknown
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 3.9 cm. x Width: 2.3 cm. x Depth: 2.3 cm.
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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
993006031 a-k
Description
Two clear glass Warburg reaction flasks with glass stopper; four metal springs (4.0 cm) in original cardboard mailing box with dividers
Accession Number
993006031 a-k
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Manometry -- instrumentation
Oxygen Consumption -- physiology
Cells -- metabolism
Diagnosis, Laboratory -- instrumentation
Description
Two clear glass Warburg reaction flasks with glass stopper; four metal springs (4.0 cm) in
original cardboard mailing box with dividers
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - flask - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Diameter4.0 cm.
b - stopper - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
c - flask - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Diameter4.0 cm.
d - stopper - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
e - cardboard divider - Size: Length 15.5 cm. x Width 0.1 cm.
f - cardboard divider - Size: Length 15.5 cm. x Width 0.1 cm.
g -box - Size: Length 12.5 cm. x Width 8.4 cm. x Depth 10.3 cm.
h-k - spring x 4 - Size: Length 4.0 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Queen's University Dept. of Physiology
Maker
Townson & Mercer Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: light brown
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: TWO only. Single Limb // WARBURG REACTION FLASKS. // Cat. Ref. X100B.
// TOWNSON & MERCER LIMITED, // CROYDON & EDINBURGH // Made In England
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-6
Condition Remarks
(e-g): surface grime
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Documents are in the accession file
Research Facts
Part of the Warburg Apparatus, 993.006.042
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reaction flasks

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2057
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
993006032 a-k
Description
Two clear glass Warburg reaction flasks with glass stopper; four metal springs (4.0 cm) in original cardboard mailing box with dividers
Accession Number
993006032 a-k
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Manometry -- instrumentation
Oxygen Consumption -- physiology
Cells -- metabolism
Diagnosis, Laboratory -- instrumentation
Description
Two clear glass Warburg reaction flasks with glass stopper; four metal springs (4.0 cm) in
original cardboard mailing box with dividers
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - flask - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Diameter4.0 cm.
b - stopper - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
c - flask - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Diameter4.0 cm.
d - stopper - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
e - cardboard divider - Size: Length 15.5 cm. x Width 0.1 cm.
f - cardboard divider - Size: Length 15.5 cm. x Width 0.1 cm.
g -box - Size: Length 12.5 cm. x Width 8.4 cm. x Depth 10.3 cm.
h-k - spring x 4 - Size: Length 4.0 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Queen's University Dept. of Physiology
Maker
Townson & Mercer Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: light brown
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: T & M / TOWNSON & MERCER LTD. // QUANTITY 2 // WARBURG // REACTION //
VESSEL // Made in // England // Cat. No. 61A-260 // EDINBURGH, CROYDON, OXFORD; handwritten
in green: "61A-260"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-6
Condition Remarks
(e-g): surface grime
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Documents are in the accession file
Research Facts
Part of the Warburg Apparatus, 993.006.042
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reaction flasks

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2058
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
993006033 a-k
Description
Two clear glass Warburg reaction flasks with glass stopper; four metal springs (4.0 cm) in original cardboard mailing box with dividers
Accession Number
993006033 a-k
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Manometry -- instrumentation
Oxygen Consumption -- physiology
Cells -- metabolism
Diagnosis, Laboratory -- instrumentation
Description
Two clear glass Warburg reaction flasks with glass stopper; four metal springs (4.0 cm) in
original cardboard mailing box with dividers
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - flask - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Diameter4.0 cm.
b - stopper - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
c - flask - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Diameter4.0 cm.
d - stopper - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
e - cardboard divider - Size: Length 15.5 cm. x Width 0.1 cm.
f - cardboard divider - Size: Length 15.5 cm. x Width 0.1 cm.
g -box - Size: Length 12.5 cm. x Width 8.4 cm. x Depth 10.3 cm.
h-k - spring x 4 - Size: Length 4.0 cm. x Diameter0.3 mm.
Provenance
Belonged to Queen's University Dept. of Physiology
Maker
Townson & Mercer Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: light brown
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: T & M / TOWNSON & MERCER LTD. // QUANTITY 2 // WARBURG // REACTION //
VESSEL // Made in // England // Cat. No. 61A-260 // EDINBURGH, CROYDON, OXFORD; handwritten
in green: "61A-260"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-6
Condition Remarks
(e-g): surface grime
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Documents are in the accession file
Research Facts
Part of the Warburg Apparatus, 993.006.042
Less detail
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
993006034 a-v
Description
Twenty-one loose 4.0 cm metal springs for Warburg reaction flasks in clear glass jar
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Accession Number
993006034 a-v
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Manometry -- instrumentation
Oxygen Consumption -- physiology
Cells -- metabolism
Diagnosis, Laboratory -- instrumentation
Description
Twenty-one loose 4.0 cm metal springs for Warburg reaction flasks in clear glass jar
Number Of Parts
22
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 7.0 cm. x Diameter4.6 cm.
b - springs x 21 - Size: Length 4.0 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Queen's University Dept. of Physiology
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
glass: clear
metal: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-6
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Documents are in the accession file; CD #3
Research Facts
Part of the Warburg Apparatus, 993.006.042
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pressure transducer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2060
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
993006035
Description
Metal pressure transducer for physiograph with 25.0 cm-long rubber hose attached
Accession Number
993006035
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Description
Metal pressure transducer for physiograph with 25.0 cm-long rubber hose attached
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Queen's University Dept. of Physiology
Maker
E & M Inst. Co. Inc.
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
rubber: yellow
metal: black; silver
Inscriptions
Printed in white on black metal face: PHYSIOGRAPH // -40 TO +300 mm Hg // PRESSURE TRANSDUCER //
MK. IV SER. NO. 1061 // E & M INST. CO., INC. // . REMOVE AIR BEFORE USING BY // FLUSHING FLUID
THROUGH AT LOW PRESSURE . // . BEFORE STORAGE FLUSH // WITH DISTILLED WATER . // . DO NOT ALLOW
BLOOD TO ENTER.; etched in black: "S. LAB // 61"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 20.5 cm. x Width: 10.5 cm. x Depth: 3.5 cm.
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Instruction manual, 993.006.043 is stored in the physiograph
Research Facts
Part of the Physiograph, 993.006.036
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Warburg bath frame

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2064
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
993006039
Description
White metal Warburg bath frame with 13 metal "fingers"; the glass manometer frame is attached to these "fingers" with provided metal clamps and knobs
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Accession Number
993006039
Collection
Queen's University Department of Physiology Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Manometry -- instrumentation
Oxygen Consumption -- physiology
Cells -- metabolism
Diagnosis, Laboratory -- instrumentation
Description
White metal Warburg bath frame with 13 metal "fingers"; the glass manometer frame is attached
to these "fingers" with provided metal clamps and knobs
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Queen's University Dept. of Physiology
Maker
Townson & Mercer Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
Style of lettering
Material
metals: silver; white; black
Inscriptions
On metal plate: TOWNSON & MERCER LTD. // Scientific Equipment // CROYDON // MADE IN ENGLAND
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-13-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 95.0 cm. x Width: 71.0 cm. x Depth: 10.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
paint chipped, discoloured; rust at bottom of "fingers"; metal bar starting to corrode
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Documents are in the accession file; CD #5
Research Facts
Part of the Warburg Apparatus, 993.006.042
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