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urine specimen bottle

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995005001
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements; deep cap seat holds cover securely.
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Accession Number
995005001
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Urinalysis -- instrumentation
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements; deep cap seat holds cover securely.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on the front of the bottle: "URINE // SPECIMEN // BOTTLE"; embossed on the back and differentiated with full lines at number markings and half markings in between: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 OZ."; embossed on bottom of bottle are five symbols: " 6 // 4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row D
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 15.2 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Glass shows signs of mild wear on base of bottle; upon arrival, bottle was very dirty and had an opaque film of dirt, dust and mould inside; cleaning has returned bottle to original state, with clean, clear glass.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalogue (C30)," AHSC (Canada) Ltd., 1964 (item #13600)
Research Facts
Used for medical analysis of urine specimens.
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urine specimen bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9547
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995005002
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements; deep cap seat holds cover securely; empty.
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Accession Number
995005002
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Urinalysis -- instrumentation
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements; deep cap seat holds cover securely; empty.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on the front of the bottle: "URINE // SPECIMEN // BOTTLE"; embossed on the back and differentiated with full lines at number markings and half markings in between: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 0Z."; embossed on bottom of bottle are five symbols: "6 // 4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row D
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 15.2 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Glass shows signs of mild wear on base of bottle; upon arrival, bottle was very dirty and had an opaque film of dirt, dust and mould inside; cleaning has returned bottle to original state, with clean, clear glass.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalogue (C30)," AHSC (Canada) Ltd., 1964 (item #13600)
Research Facts
Used for medical analysis of urine specimens.
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urine specimen bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9548
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995005003
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements; deep cap seat holds cover securely.
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Accession Number
995005003
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Urinalysis -- instrumentation
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements; deep cap seat holds cover securely.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on the front of the bottle: "URINE // SPECIMEN // BOTTLE"; embossed on the back and differentiated with full lines at number markings and half markings in between: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 OZ."; embossed on bottom of bottle are five symbols: " 6 // 4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row D
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 15.2 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Glass shows signs of mild wear on base of bottle; upon arrival, bottle was very dirty and had an opaque film of dirt, dust and mould inside; cleaning has returned bottle to original state, with clean, clear glass.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalogue (C30)," AHSC (Canada) Ltd., 1964 (item #13600)
Research Facts
Used for medical analysis of urine specimens.
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005004
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a plastic lid, ending in a spout at one one for dispensing into a pill container.
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Accession Number
995005004
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a plastic lid, ending in a spout at one one for dispensing into a pill container.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Novopharm
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
plastic: cream; clear
Inscriptions
Printed on the tray of the pill counter in green ink is "novopharm [in italics]" and an illustrated pill bottle with an "n" inside it (company logo); embossed on the cylindrical graduated pill counter lid, upside down: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 // 8 // 9 // 10"; with markings lines and half-lines; embossed on the back: "DO NOT WASH IN VERY HOT // WATER OR KEEP NEAR HEAT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 14.3 cm x Width 19.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Appears to have never been used; surface does not have any scratches or marks; artefact arrived covered in dust but has now been cleaned.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005005
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a plastic lid, ending in a spout at one end for dispensing into a pill container.
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Accession Number
995005005
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a plastic lid, ending in a spout at one end for dispensing into a pill container.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Novopharm
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
plastic: cream; clear
Inscriptions
Printed on the tray of the pill counter in green ink is "novopharm [in italics]" and an illustrated pill bottle with an "n" inside it (company logo); embossed on the cylindrical graduated pill counter lid, upside down: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 // 8 // 9 // 10"; with markings lines and half-lines; embossed on the back: "DO NOT WASH IN VERY HOT // WATER OR KEEP NEAR HEAT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 14.3 cm x Width 19.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Appears to have never been used; surface does not have any scratches or marks; artefact arrived covered in dust but has now been cleaned.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
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illumination system for disposable vaginal speculum

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995005006 a-e
Description
(a,b) A small rectangular cardboard box consisting of a lid and bottom that fit on each other; (c) illumination system consisting of a black plastic plug with two metal electrical prongs, a black plastic cord, and a glass light bulb designed to attach to a disposable vaginal speculum, encased in me…
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Accession Number
995005006 a-e
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Lighting
MM= Illuminator
Description
(a,b) A small rectangular cardboard box consisting of a lid and bottom that fit on each other; (c) illumination system consisting of a black plastic plug with two metal electrical prongs, a black plastic cord, and a glass light bulb designed to attach to a disposable vaginal speculum, encased in metal; there are two pieces of metal along the sides of the lighting system; (d) a replacement bulb with a screw-in metal casing and a glass bulb; (e) a rectangular packing slip with the ordering information detailing to whom it was shipped, the order date, the number of product, quantity and product description, printed on carbon-copy paper.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - lid - Size: Length 17.1 cm x Width 11.1 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
b - bottom - Size: Length 16.7 cm x Width 10.6 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
c - light and cord - Size: Length 266.1 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 5.1 cm
d - light bulb- Size: Length 2.7 cm Diam. 0.8 cm
e - packing slip - Size: Length 28.0 cm x Width 21.4 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Welch Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Date Remarks
Based on packing slip date
Material
plastic: black
cardboard: green; white
metal: silver
glass: clear
paper: blue
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on the exterior of lid in black ink is the company logo consisting of a "W" and "A" inside a shield, with a ® mark, "WELCH // ALLYN" inside a black rectangle; printed on the same line: "SKANEATELES FALLS, N.Y., U.S.A. 13153"; on the right hand ends, "WELCH ALLYN // Illumination System For // Disposable Vaginal Speculum // No. 781"; same on left but ending with "No. 78100"; (c) printed on the plug is the Welch Allyn logo as described above for (a), then "PRI. 120V - 60 Hz - .06 AMP. // SEC. 6 Volts - .7 AMP."; embossed on rubber: "W // A"; (d) engraved in the metal of replacement light bulb: "W // A [these two letters inside a shield shape] // 00800"; (e) printed in black ink on the carbon-copy paper is a logo "HARTZ" with two interlocking hearts, and "THE J.F. HARTZ COMPANY LIMITED // Hospital, Surgical and Medical Supplies // 34 METROPOLITAN ROAD, SCARBOROUGH, ONTARIO . . . [see photocopy for more details]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-3
Condition Remarks
(a,b) Slight yellowing of paper and a few pieces of clear tape have been adhered to the sides of the box; the interiors show some marking by the black rubber of the cord; (c) a few scratches to rubber and marks due to use; (d) scratches on metal exterior; glass end has two black marks below the surface (possibly burnt out); (e) fading along edges and folds; folds are heavy.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
995005008
Description
Straight forceps with finger loops and box lock; tips are rounded and forceps have ridged teeth for better grip; the two arms are joined together by a screw fastening.
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Accession Number
995005008
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- needle
Description
Straight forceps with finger loops and box lock; tips are rounded and forceps have ridged teeth for better grip; the two arms are joined together by a screw fastening.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-9
Dimension Notes
Length 13.7 cm x Width 6.1 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Forceps arrived in a tarnished state with some inactive corrosion; active corrosion present on the screw fastener, teeth, and box lock; there is also some plating loss on the handles.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalogue (C30)," AHSC (Canada) Ltd., 1964 (similar to items #33550-660 and # 33740-060) (please see photocopies); CD #9
Images
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Dates
1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
995005009
Description
Forceps with arms that curve inwards; a series of concave depressions along the edges of the handles allow for a firm grip and prevent slipping; tips are file-cut with rounded points; arms are joined together with a screw lock; adjustment is made using a box lock.
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Accession Number
995005009
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps
Description
Forceps with arms that curve inwards; a series of concave depressions along the edges of the handles allow for a firm grip and prevent slipping; tips are file-cut with rounded points; arms are joined together with a screw lock; adjustment is made using a box lock.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd.
Dates
1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on the front of the forceps on the right arm: "HARTZ"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-9
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 0.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Forceps arrived in a tarnished state; some active corrosion is visible along body, on tips and on screw lock.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalogue (C30)," AHSC (Canada) Ltd., 1964 (similar to item # 33730); "Catalog of Laboratory Apparatus and Scientific Instruments CENCO JC-141," by The Central Scientific Company of Canada Limited, Toronto, 1942, p. 705 (handles similar to those shown on item #53096) (see attached photocopies); CD #9
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strabismus scissors

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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
995005010
Description
Straight scissors with rounded tips, joined together with a screw fastening.
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Accession Number
995005010
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- scissors/shears -- operating
Description
Straight scissors with rounded tips, joined together with a screw fastening.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on the front of the scissors: "I & B KROME" in italics; at the neck is engraved "AESCULAP" above the logo of a snake entwined around a caduceus rod topped by a crown; on the inside edge of the left arm: "144" and on the right arm: "GERMANY" in italics.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 16.3 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Scissors arrived in a tarnished state with inactive corrosion and scratches along body; active corrosion has appeared on body and blade edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 334 (similar to item #1H-1088-S) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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double-ended retractor

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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
995005011
Description
Double-ended retractor with a slightly curved handle and two ends with rounded, prong-like retractors.
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Accession Number
995005011
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- retractor -- general operating
Description
Double-ended retractor with a slightly curved handle and two ends with rounded, prong-like retractors.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on the back of the retractor: "93"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-6
Dimension Notes
Length 14.3 cm x Width 1.8 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Activ and inactive corrosion widespread, especially on face of retractor.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 331 (similar to item #1H-992) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Images
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