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optical esophagoscope

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009005 a-e
Description
Metal esophagoscope with fiberglass light carriers for cold light fountains housed in long narrow hinged wooden box; metal clamping handle stored in this box does not appear to fit the box or the instrument
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Accession Number
994009005 a-e
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Metal esophagoscope with fiberglass light carriers for cold light fountains housed in long
narrow hinged wooden box; metal clamping handle stored in this box does not appear to fit
the box or the instrument
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 55.7 cm. x Width 8.5 cm. x Depth 4.5 cm.
b - tube - Size: Length 40.6 cm. x Width 4.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
c - light carrier - Size: Length 44.6 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
d - handle - Size: Length 14.6 cm. x Width 2.2 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
e - cord - Size: Length 214.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
Storz
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Date Remarks
"Storz Surgical Catalogue" #K-12020 Ph pp. 324-325
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
wood: yellow
Inscriptions
"STORZ / GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-6
Condition Remarks
Bottom of box shows wear and green scuff marks; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
994009006 a-o
Description
Long narrow hinged wooden box holds the Truelove-Salt Biopsy instrument and six blades, Frankfeld grasping forceps, tweezers, oritinal instrument and syringe instructions
Accession Number
994009006 a-o
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
Colon and Rectal Surgery (Specialty) -- instrumentation
Description
Long narrow hinged wooden box holds the Truelove-Salt Biopsy instrument and six blades,
Frankfeld grasping forceps, tweezers, oritinal instrument and syringe instructions
Number Of Parts
15
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 56.0 cm. x Width 12.3 cm. x Depth 7.0 cm.
b - box lid - Size: Length 19.0 cm. x Width 3.4 cm. x Depth 0.6 cm.
c - syringe barrel - Size: Length 9.4 cm. x Diameter1.9 cm.
cc - syringe plunger - Size: Length 10.2 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
d - biopsy instrument - Size: Length 51.0 cm. x Width 7.6 cm. x Depth 3.0 cm.
e - grasping forceps - Size: Length 50.0 cm. x Width 3.0 cm. x Depth 2.1 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
f - forceps - Size: Length 14.5 cm. x Width 1.2 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
g-h - loose blade x 2 - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Depth 0.6 cm.
i-l - blades (pkg) x 4 - Size: Length 7.2 cm. x Width 2.8 cm. x Depth 0.7 cm.
m - syringe instructions - Size: Length 22.0 cm. x Width 9.4 cm.
n - instrument instructions - Size: Length 44.7 cm. x Width 10.1 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients; this instrument is designed for taking biopsy specimens of the mucosa of
the lower colon and rectum in cases of ulcerative colitis, amoebiasis, schistosomiasis and
bacillary dysentery; this instrument is for use under direct vision through a sigmoidoscope
with a 20.0 cm reach
Maker
Vann Bros. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
metal: silver
nylon: black; white
cellophane: clear
paper: blue; black; white
wood: light brown
Inscriptions
"VANN BROS. LTD. // 63, WEYMOUTH STREET // LONDON, ENGLAND // BRITISH PAT. // APPLIED FOR. //
MADE IN ENGLAND"; "British Pat. No. 815046"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-6
Research Facts
Object name supplied by cataloguer
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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009010 a-d
Description
Large narrow black metal case has rubber compartments to hold a panendoscope F8 and two cream plastic leads
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Accession Number
994009010 a-d
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Cystoscopy -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- cystoscope
Description
Large narrow black metal case has rubber compartments to hold a panendoscope F8 and two cream
plastic leads
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 78.0 cm. x Width 38.5 cm. x Depth 12.5 cm.
b - instrument - Size: Length 158.0 cm. x Width 15.0 cm. x Depth 7.5 cm.
c - plastic lead - Size: Length 165.0 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
d - plastic lead - Size: Length 217.0 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
metal: silver; black
rubber: black
plastic: cream
Inscriptions
"PANENDOSCOPE F8 // AMERICAN CYSTOSCOPE MAKERS INC."; "STORAGE CLIP // 98-0052 // ACMI"; "A.C.M.I.
POLYDIRECTIONAL PANENDOSCOPE // PATENT 3589793"; "ENDO 26"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K1-4 (a)
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-10 (b-d)
Condition Remarks
Case shows wear; paint chipped on instrument; rubber compartments deteriorating and sticky; #2: foam deteriorating; stains on paper wrapping; #3: foam in case is deteriorating; rubber requires special treatment.
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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009012 a-k
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a transesophagoscopic-flexible gastroscope with power source, cord and plug, brush and attachments; with light, catheter, flexible tip for main rod with handle plus instruction booklet; main rod and power source has S…
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Accession Number
994009012 a-k
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a transesophagoscopic-flexible
gastroscope with power source, cord and plug, brush and attachments;
with light, catheter, flexible tip for main rod with handle plus instruction booklet; main
rod and power source has S.I.U. (Special Investigative Unit) hand-engraved on it
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 82.5 cm. x Width 17.0 cm. x Depth 0.9 cm.
b - power source - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Depth 5.4 cm.
b - cord length - Size: Length 240.0 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
c - cord - Size: Length 252.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
d - plug - Size: Length 11.4 cm. x Width 4.6 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
e - instruction booklet - Size: Length 23.0 cm. x Width 14.0 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
f - brush - Size: Length 7.0 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
g - double barrel - Size: Length 9.4 cm. x Width 3.2 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
h - light attachment - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 0.3 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
i - catheter - Size: Length 65.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
j - flexible insert - Size: Length 75.5 cm. x Width 0.2 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
k - main rod - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 11.5 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
Eder Instrument Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
wood: black
metal: silver; grey; black
fabric: black
rubber: black
plastic: black; pale grey
paper: blue; black; white
Inscriptions
On power source: "EDER // INSTRUMENT CO., INC. // 2293 N. CLYBOURN AVE. // CHICAGO, ILL.
60614 // MODEL NO. 201 // VOLTAGE 115 60 C // S.I.U."; on cover of booklet: "SUGGESTED GUIDE //
FOR THE // TRANS-ESOPHAGOSCOPIC // FLEXIBLE // GASTROSCOPE // WITH MOVABLE SCANNING MIRROR //
AND MOVABLE FLEXIBLE TIP - BERNSTEIN MODIFICATION // MODEL 5-B, 5-C, AND 5-BL // EDER INSTRUMENT
CO., INC. // 2293 N. Clybourn Avenue // Chicago 14, Illinois // Eastgate 7-2131"
Permanent Location
(a-d, f-k) Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-3
(e) Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Condition Remarks
#2: Rubber requires special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009013 a-q
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a flexible gastroscope with power source, cord, plug adaptor, small round metal tin of "ACMI Grease", three boxes with: wax for objective head, adaptor for biopsy sheath attachment; and 13 light bulbs, black rubber bu…
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Accession Number
994009013 a-q
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a flexible
gastroscope with power source, cord, plug adaptor, small round metal tin of "ACMI
Grease", three boxes with: wax for objective head, adaptor for biopsy sheath attachment;
and 13 light bulbs, black rubber bulb with another rubber bulb encased in green crocheted
bag with metal adaptor on one end; rod with brush, and two long rods with flexible plastic
rods attached, one green and the other white; more recent version of 994.009.012 and made
by the same company
Number Of Parts
17
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 100.7 cm. x Width 9.3 cm. x Depth 10.5 cm.
b - power source - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 5.4 cm.
bb - cord length - Size: Length 244.0 cm.
c - plug adaptor - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Width 4.0 cm. x Diameter3.0 cm.
d - cord - Size: Length 250.0 cm. x Width 3.6 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
e - grease jar - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
f - box of wax - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
ff - box of wax - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
g - box of adaptors - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
gg - box of adaptors - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
ggg - adaptor - Size: Length 2.7 cm. x Diameter1.2 cm.
h - box of lamps - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
hh - box of lamps - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
hhh - lamp bulbs x 13 - Size: Length 1.4 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
i - black rubber bulb - Size: Length 46.0 cm. x Width 5.2 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
j - brush rod - Size: Length 55.0 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
k - green flexible rod - Size: Length 103.5 cm. x Width 8.5 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
l - white flexible rod - Size: Length 92.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
Maker
Eder Instrument Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
wood: black
metal: silver
fabric: black
rubber: black
plastic: green; white
Inscriptions
On power source: "EDER // INSTRUMENT CO., INC. // 2293 N. CLYBOURN AVE. // CHICAGO, ILL.
60614 // MODEL NO. 201 // VOLTAGE 115 60 C // S.I.U."; "EDER GASTROSCOPE // Mfg. by // EDER
INSTRUMENT COMPANY // Chicago"; on box of lamps: "12 Cat. B-8 Lamps for // Model 5-BL Gastroscope
// Serial No. 1502"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-3
Condition Remarks
Rubber bulb has deteriorated and split; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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grasping forceps and cotton carrier

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Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009017
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Accession Number
994009017
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at
rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients; used to grasp small tunours for removal by the Frankfeldt snare
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 226
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"GERMANY / STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 44.3 cm. x Width: 8.2 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 17th ed., New York, 1967, p. 295
Research Facts
Instrument has a different handle and is longer than the Frankfeldt grasping forceps
cited in reference section of this accession
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grasping forceps and cotton carrier

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Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009018
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Accession Number
994009018
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at
rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients; used to grasp small tunours for removal by the Frankfeldt snare
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 226
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"GERMANY / STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 45.0 cm. x Width: 8.0 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 17th
ed., New York, 1967, p. 295
Research Facts
Instrument has a different handle and is longer than the Frankfeldt grasping forceps
cited in reference section of this accession, although other sources show sponge carriers
at 60 cm.
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Jackson laryngeal forceps, straight cup

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
994009019
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps complete with handle, with 34.0 cm stem
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Accession Number
994009019
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
Biopsy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- laryngeal
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps complete with handle, with 34.0 cm stem
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 155
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"PILLING / STAINLESS"; "GERMANY // 20"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-8
Dimension Notes
Length: 41.3 cm. x Width: 11.3 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm. x Diam. : 0.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Surgical Instrument Catalog, Lawton Co., New Jersey, ca. 1970, p. 734; CD #2
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laryngeal serrated grasping forceps

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
994009021
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem alligator biopsy forceps for esophagoscopy with 60.0 cm working length and adjustable handle opening
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Accession Number
994009021
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Laryngoscopy -- instrumentation
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem alligator biopsy forceps for esophagoscopy with 60.0 cm working
length and adjustable handle opening
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 275
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"MEDICON // GERMANY // EDER // STAINLESS STEEL // SIU"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-8
Dimension Notes
Length: 68.0 cm. x Width: 10.0 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm.
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Surgical Instrument Catalog, Lawton Co., New Jersey, 1970, p. 735, #50; "A Comprehensive
Guide to Purchasing," V. Mueller & Co., Chicago, 1956, p. 208, item BE2050; CD #2
Research Facts
Similar to item listed in Lawton Co. Surgical Instrument Catalog, and Mueller reference
both of which are given in the section on references
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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
994009022
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps with alligator jaws with 60.0 cm working length and "basket" to retain specimen; activated by a scissor grip
Accession Number
994009022
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Bronchoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps with alligator jaws with 60.0 cm working length
and "basket" to retain specimen; activated by a scissor grip
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Date Remarks
"Mueller & Co. (1956) Catalogue", #SU-1101, p. 504
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"MEDICON // GERMANY // STAINLESS STEEL // 3 // SIU"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 67.5 cm. x Width: 9.5 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm.
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