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absorbent gauze bandage

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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004035 a-e
Description
Opened blue box of absorbent gauze has original gauze yardage; paper label is yellow on white paper with blue lettering
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Accession Number
993004035 a-e
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
First Aid -- instrumentation
Description
Opened blue box of absorbent gauze has original gauze yardage; paper label is yellow on white
paper with blue lettering
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - bottom - Size: Length 11.8 cm. x Width 5.8 cm. x Depth 1.7 cm.
b - top - Size: Length 11.7 cm. x Width 5.8 cm. x Depth 1.7 cm.
c - cardboard sleeve - Size: Length 11.5 cm. x Width 5.5 cm. x Depth 3.0 cm.
d - paper bag - Size:
e - gauze - Size: Length 86.0 cm. x Width 22.3 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
pasteboard: dk. blue
paper: yellow; blue; white
fabric: white
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: ABSORBENT GAUZE // NUMBER 1 / LENGTH 1 YARD // MANUFACTURED FOR //
THE GEO. S. TRUDELL CO. LONDON ONT. // MADE IN ENGLAND
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-3
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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absorbent gauze bandage

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1428
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004036
Description
Sealed box of absorbent gauze has blue box; paper label is yellow on white paper with blue lettering
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Accession Number
993004036
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
First Aid -- instrumentation
Description
Sealed box of absorbent gauze has blue box; paper label is yellow on white
paper with blue lettering
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
pasteboard: blue
paper: yellow; blue; white
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: ABSORBENT GAUZE // NUMBER 1 / LENGTH 1 YARD // MANUFACTURED FOR //
THE GEO. S. TRUDELL CO. LONDON ONT. // MADE IN ENGLAND
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.8 cm. x Width: 5.8 cm. x Depth: 3.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
(no initial comments); # 2: no damage
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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Agla hypodermic syringe set

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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004135 a-h
Description
Original burgundy pasteboard box with "Agla" hypodermic syringe in spirit-tight container has two luer-lock needles from B-D (Becton Dickinson); needles have sheaths to cover points and wires for cleaning; original instructions
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Accession Number
993004135 a-h
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- set
Description
Original burgundy pasteboard box with "Agla" hypodermic syringe in spirit-tight container has
two luer-lock needles from B-D (Becton Dickinson); needles have sheaths to cover points and
wires for cleaning; original instructions
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - box bottom - Size: Length 14.5 cm. x Width 4.6 cm. x Depth 2.6 cm.
b - box top - Size: Length 15.2 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 2.6 cm.
c - paper instructions - Size: Length 14.7 cm. x Width 4.5 cm. x Depth 0.2 cm.
d - syringe - Size: Length 10.5 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
e - needle - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
f - sheath - Size: Length 3.1 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
g - needle - Size: Length 11.2 cm. x Depth 0.7 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
h - sheath - Size: Length 3.5 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Burroughs Wellcome & Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
pasteboard: burgundy
paper: yellow; tan
metal: silver
glass: clear; blue
Inscriptions
Printed in gold on box top: THE 'AGLA' // (Trade Mark) // HYPODERMIC SYRINGE IN SPIRIT
TIGHT CONTAINER // BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO., LONDON (ENG.) // (THE WELLCOME FOUNDATION
LTD.) // Associated Houses: // NEW YORK / MONTREAL / SYDNEY / CAPE TOWN / MILAN /
BOMBAY // SHANGHAI / BURNOS AIRES
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-3
Condition Remarks
# 1: inside box had leakage; # 2: no damage; #3: slightly dusty; paper yellowing slightly; no corrosion on metal pieces; on one short side of the lid, the paper was torn in an area 0.5 cm x 0.8 cm; there was a dark stain underneath and to the left of this, 0.5 cm x 0.3 cm, and three smaller black marks on the top surface of the lid.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
October 5, 2001 - Sept. 2002: Bracken Library, Botterell Hall, C.M. Bracken exhibit
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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004157
Description
Clear glass syringe barrel without plunger or method to attach needles; no measurement lines either; apparently hand-blown glass; possibly used to clean wounds or ears, etc.
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Accession Number
993004157
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Irrigation -- instrumentation
Syringes
Description
Clear glass syringe barrel without plunger or method to attach needles; no measurement lines
either; apparently hand-blown glass; possibly used to clean wounds or ears, etc.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-14
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.7 cm. x Width: 3.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #7
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Dates
1900
1960
circa 1900-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
993004159
Description
Clear glass cylinder without measurements etched on side; possibly used to sterilize and store thermometers
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Accession Number
993004159
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- cylinder
Description
Clear glass cylinder without measurements etched on side; possibly used to sterilize and store
thermometers
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1900
1960
circa 1900-1960
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.5 cm. x Width: 4.5 cm. x Diam. : 2.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Aloe's Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments," 6th ed., 189-, pp. 631 & 633
Research Facts
May be a hydrometer to a urinometer, either 993.004.160 or .161
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
993004238 a-c
Description
Dark teal blue fabric-covered pasteboard sleeve has elaborately decorative cream & gold paper label glued to one side; black plastic bobbin holds 3 of original 4 sizes of white silk surgical cord.
Accession Number
993004238 a-c
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Sutures
Ligation -- instrumentation
MM= Ligation and Suture -- suture
Description
Dark teal blue fabric-covered pasteboard sleeve has elaborately decorative cream & gold paper label glued to one side; black plastic bobbin holds 3 of original 4 sizes of white silk surgical cord.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - case - Length 10.0 cm. x Width 4.0 cm. x Depth 0.2 cm.
b - bobbin - Length 9.5 cm. x Width 3.4 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
c - silk cord -
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C. M. Bracken
Maker
A. Turner & Co.
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Date Remarks
style of label
Material
fabric: dark teal blue; white
pasteboard:
plastic: black
paper: cream; yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in gold on cream paper label: "ARCHI[BALD?] TURNER & CO. LTD // PATENT // SURGICAL SILK CORD // WA...TED PURE // EXTRA STRONG & WILL NOT KINK OR CURL DURING OPERATION // OF SEWING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-12
Condition Remarks
# 1: (a): paper label faded, stained and pieces missing; # 2: no new damage
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Schroeder's vulsellum forceps

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Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
993004248
Description
Two symmetrical blades are joined by pivot screw to form scissor-like instrument; handles have circular finger rings; shanks curve outward toward handles; blades curve sideways, cross and terminate in pronged jaws with two-by-two tooth pattern; teeth are curved with very fine, sharp points.
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Accession Number
993004248
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- vulsellum
Description
Two symmetrical blades are joined by pivot screw to form scissor-like instrument; handles have circular finger rings; shanks curve outward toward handles; blades curve sideways, cross and terminate in pronged jaws with two-by-two tooth pattern; teeth are curved with very fine, sharp points.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C. M. Bracken.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Material
stainless metal:
Inscriptions
"INGRAM & BELL // GERMANY // 4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-7
Dimension Notes
Length: 26.5 cm. x Width: 7.2 cm. x Depth: 1.0 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments," Canada ed., Jetter & Scheerer, ca. 1945-1989, p. 167, item 04112; reference Book: "Miltex Instrument Co. Illustrated Catalogue" p. 413 #MX30-1010
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Hodge's bow pessary

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Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
993004280
Description
Dark brown oval-shaped composite possibly vulcanite pessary.
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Accession Number
993004280
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Description
Dark brown oval-shaped composite possibly vulcanite pessary.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C. M. Bracken.
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
composite plastic: dark brown
Inscriptions
"7"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 9.4 cm. x Width: 5.5 cm. x Depth: 1.7 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Illustrated Catalogue and Price List of Max Wocher & Son," Max Wocher & Son, 189–, p. 186 (Item #2076)
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