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improved antitoxin syringe

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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
Images
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