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Dates
1955
circa 1955
Collection
Corby Distilleries Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
002027001 a-f
Description
Treatment (a) chair consists of a metal armature finished in baked white enamel; armature supports a curving metal seat and metal back; chair has welded on brackets which host (b) head rest; (c) basin ring and an interchangeable (d) arm or leg support; (e-f) screw-in knobs hold the additions in pla…
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Accession Number
002027001 a-f
Collection
Corby Distilleries Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination -- instrumentation
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, medical
Description
Treatment (a) chair consists of a metal armature finished in baked white enamel; armature supports a curving metal seat and metal back; chair has welded on brackets which host (b) head rest; (c) basin ring and an interchangeable (d) arm or leg support; (e-f) screw-in knobs hold the additions in place.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - chair - Size: Length 99.4 cm x Width 60.0 cm x Depth 51.5 cm
b - head rest - Size: Length 35.5 cm x Width 13.0 cm x Depth 11.0 cm
c - basin ring - Size: Length 32.5 cm x Width 28.5 cm x Depth 4.8 cm
d - arm or leg support - Size: Length 43.5 cm x Width 43.5 cm x Depth 13.9 cm
e-f - screw-in knobs - Size: Length 6.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Provenance
Used at the nurses' station at the Corby Distilleries in Corbyville, Ontario.
Maker
Ingram & Bell Instruments, Surgical Equipment, Supplies
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1955
circa 1955
Date Remarks
Artifact same as item found in catalogue from 1950s.
Material
metal: silver, white, yellow
vinyl: brown
enamel: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-13-2
Condition Remarks
Chair is tarnished and scratched; enamel has chipped off exposing metal underneath; the arm or leg support is broken into two pieces; vinyl on head rest is flaking off along seams and edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Instruments, Surgical Equipment, Supplies, for Physicians, Hospitals, Clinical Laboratories and Industrial First Aid Departments," Ingram & Bell, 1945-55, p. 257 (model #7106); CD #6.
Research Facts
This treatment chair has brackets and an interchangeable arm or leg support to be able to rest and support the affected arm or leg for treament.
Images
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Dates
1930
1955
circa 1930-1955
Collection
Barbara Dewer Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
004041001
Description
A white ceramic cup; KGH crest; flaired lip.
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Accession Number
004041001
Collection
Barbara Dewer Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Cooking and Eating Utensils
Food Services, Hospital
Description
A white ceramic cup; KGH crest; flaired lip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
The artifact was purchased at a flea market in the Laurentians, and given to the donor for christmas; used at KGH.
Maker
Grindley Hotelware Co.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1930
1955
circa 1930-1955
Material
ceramic: white
Inscriptions
"DURALINE // SUPER // VITRIFIED // GRINDLY // HOTELWARE CO. // ENGLAND // CASSIDY'S LTD. // MONTREAL // VANCOUVER, WINNIPEG, TORONTO // 7-50" is embossed on the bottom.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D2-9
Dimension Notes
Depth 3.5 cm x Diam. 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Wear on the bottom rim.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
99203001; 996028011; CD #2
Research Facts
Used as a pill cup or condiment cup.
Images
Less detail