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Collection
Hotel Dieu Hospital Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997009001 a-b
Description
Enamel-covered metal bedpan with lid, which consists of: (a) bedpan with an open top and a cylindrical spout at the front; the bedpan is rounded at the top and tapers to a square closed dovetail shape at the bottom; the base of the bedpan is flat; there is a round opening above this that is covered…
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Accession Number
997009001 a-b
Collection
Hotel Dieu Hospital Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Enamel-covered metal bedpan with lid, which consists of: (a) bedpan with an open top and a cylindrical
spout at the front; the bedpan is rounded at the top and tapers to a square closed dovetail
shape at the bottom; the base of the bedpan is flat; there is a round opening above this that is
covered with (b) a round enamel-covered metal lid with a rounded handle on the outer centre; the
rest of the bedpan is closed; the enamel coating is white with a blue stripe at the edges
Number Of Parts
2
Provenance
Purchased and used at the Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, Ontario
Material
metal: dark grey
enamel: white; blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-1
Condition Remarks
The bedpan and lid arrived dirty and dusty; there are several large chips in the enamel coating - especially
at the edges; some corrosion is visible where the metal has been exposed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Images
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