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suppository mould

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Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Nova Scotia Hospital Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
009027005
Description
Nickel-plated, brass suppository mould is rectangular in shape and made out of two pieces of thick silver metal held together by two screws with large knobs on the front of the mould; both knobs have a beveled design around their edges; there are six bullet shaped holes in the top all uniform in s…
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Accession Number
009027005
Collection
Nova Scotia Hospital Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Suppositories
Drug Compounding
Description
Nickel-plated, brass suppository mould is rectangular in shape and made out of two pieces of thick silver metal held together by two screws with large knobs on the front of the mould; both knobs have a beveled design around their edges; there are six bullet shaped holes in the top all uniform in shape and size and closed at the bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Nova Scotia Hospital
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Date Remarks
Based on donor's remarks and research
Material
metal: silver, yellow
Inscriptions
Stamped into the metal on the top: "120"; stamped into the metal on the top of each half at the proper right end: "1"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 18.0 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows signs of use; plating is wearing off at the edges revealing a brassy colour underneath; small black spots are visible and there are small scratches and dents all over the object.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"The Pharmaceutics and Compounding Laboratory" website; "Suppository article Wikipedia" website; "Nova Scotia Hospital article Wikipedia" website; CD #4
Research Facts
Suppository moulds are used to craft rectal, vaginal or urethral suppositories which are used to deliver both systematically-acting and locally-acting medications; the Nova Scotia Hospital is a psychiatric hospital in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia and is currently the province's largest mental health facility; the hospital was co-founded by the Hon. Hugh Bell and Dorothea Dix and opened its doors in 1858 as the Mount Hope Asylum for the Insane; today it is a fully accredited teaching facility affiliated with Dalhousie University
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preparation spatula

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1977.5.10
Description
Spatula with metal blade and wooden handle; blade is long and narrow, slightly wider, then tapering in, near attachment to handle; handle is narrower than blade and slightly rounded.
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Accession Number
1977.5.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Drug Compounding
Description
Spatula with metal blade and wooden handle; blade is long and narrow, slightly wider, then tapering in, near attachment to handle; handle is narrower than blade and slightly rounded.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. T.W. Thompson, Nakomas, Florida.
Maker
Maleham & Yeomans Cutlers
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: silver
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 22.75 cm x Width 2.125 cm
Condition Remarks
Slightly stained; #2: metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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preparation spatula

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7295
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1977.5.11
Description
Spatula with a metal blade and a wooden handle; blade is rectangular with a rounded end, tapering in slightly where it connects to the handle; handle is flat and squarish, a little narrower than the blade, with three metal screws holding it together.
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Accession Number
1977.5.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Drug Compounding
Description
Spatula with a metal blade and a wooden handle; blade is rectangular with a rounded end, tapering in slightly where it connects to the handle; handle is flat and squarish, a little narrower than the blade, with three metal screws holding it together.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. T.W. Thompson, Nakomas, Florida.
Maker
Maleham & Yeomans, Cutlers
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: grey
wood: brown; blond
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 25.3 cm x Width 2.75 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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suppository mould

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.8.9
Description
Brass suppository mould, composed of three hinged pieces.
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Accession Number
1934.8.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding
Administration, Rectal, Suppositories
Description
Brass suppository mould, composed of three hinged pieces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. W.H. Brydon of Brampton, Ont; owned and used by Dr. Charles Robinson.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c"
Material
metal: brownish-grey
Inscriptions
Inscribed with a "4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length 12.2 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
The hinged catch secures and holds the mould together; makes 12 suppositories.
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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1969.25.1
Description
Yellowed enameloid sign with black lettering announcing the Wills Hospital Formulary; underneath are listings of lotions, anaesthetics, oils, glycerites, tablets, dusting powder, ointments, etc.
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Accession Number
1969.25.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Formularies, Hospital
Communication
Drug Compounding
Description
Yellowed enameloid sign with black lettering announcing the Wills Hospital Formulary; underneath are listings of lotions, anaesthetics, oils, glycerites, tablets, dusting powder, ointments, etc.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
General Advertising Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Reading
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
enameloid: yellowish-cream; black
Inscriptions
Front: "Formulary - WILLS HOSPITAL - Phila. PA"; below this are several columns listing available products; label on back reads, "Enameloid SIGN - Clean with a damp cloth - Mfg. by General Advertising Co. Inc. Reading PA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A7-6
Dimension Notes
Length 29.0 cm x Width 23.5 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Slightly warped
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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preparation spatula

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6400
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1971.3.2
Description
Long, flat, plain bone spatula, tapering slightly to form a handle.
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Accession Number
1971.3.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Drug Compounding
Description
Long, flat, plain bone spatula, tapering slightly to form a handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Stanley M. Campbell of Toronto.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
bone: yellowish-white
Inscriptions
On handle is engraved, "MADE IN ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 25.4 cm x Width 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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