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Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
997037181
Description
Glass graduate, made of heavy molded glass, with a broad base and a flat bottom; the body of the graduate is conical and flares outwards to an out-turned lip with a molded pour spout on the side
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Accession Number
997037181
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
Glass graduate, made of heavy molded glass, with a broad base and a flat bottom; the body of the graduate is conical and flares outwards to an out-turned lip with a molded pour spout on the side
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Maker
Whitall Tatum Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
The side of the graduate has increment lines with the marks "Pt // 1 // 1/2 // 1/4 // = ["=" superscripted]0 // 16 // 14 // 12 // 10 // 8 // 6 // 4 // 2 // 1" etched in the glass; the company logo on the back is diamond-shaped and has the words "GUARANTEED // N.Y. // WHITALL TATUM CO. // PHILA. // ACCURATE" stamped on the glass
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010 A8-7
Dimension Notes
Length 21.2 cm x Diam. 13.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Slightly worn; no chipping
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality," by the Kny-Scheerer Co., 21st. ed., Milwaukee, ca. 1915, p. 1116 (similar to item # A/-5534A)
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Collection
Mr. Jack Willson Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
000006024
Description
Glass graduate, a hollow column tapered downward and closed at the bottom with a stand; the stand is a disc that is convex; the graduate has one pouring spout on the top rim, and graduated in fluid ounces, pints and quarts on the body on both sides to the spout; it can contain up to 1 quart; there …
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Accession Number
000006024
Collection
Mr. Jack Willson Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
Glass graduate, a hollow column tapered downward and closed at the bottom with a stand; the stand is a disc that is convex; the graduate has one pouring spout on the top rim, and graduated in fluid ounces, pints and quarts on the body on both sides to the spout; it can contain up to 1 quart; there is a vertical mould seam on the exterior, starting from the spout and running down the side of the body, ending at the edge of the stand; and a similar seam on the opposite side of the spout; there is a circular mould seam along the edge of the stand; there is a circular tool line on the interior, near the bottom; an oval paper sticker is adhered to the bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Jack Willson.
Maker
Eastman Kodak
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
paper: pale blue
glass: clear; greyish-green
Inscriptions
Graduations on the body are in white and are divided into halves by a vertical line for each graduation; for both graduations, "OZ" is printed on the upper right to the highest scale line, and "QT" at the upper left; numbers are aligned on the left with the corresponding scale lines, and read downwards: "QT // 1 // PT // 1 // ½"; another set of numbers are aligned to the right of the lines and read, "OZ // 32 // 28 // 24 // 20 // 16 // 12 // 8 // 6 // 4 // 2"; bottom reads, "GRADUATED // FOR // PHOTOGRAPHIC USE ONLY"; letters arranged to form a circle read, "EASTMANKODAK // ROCHESTERNY"; inside the circle are the letters "EKC"; printed on the sticker are the words, "SOLE IMPORTED INTO CANADA // CANADIAN // KODAK CO., LIMITED // TORONTO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-1 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 27.3 cm x Width 14.8 cm x Depth 15.6 cm
Condition Remarks
There is a white solid on the interior bottom; there are brown stains on the bottom of the stand and on the sticker; the paper sticker seems to have silver coating on a pale blue substrate, but its original colour cannot be determined; the interior bottom has many scratches
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Catalogue of Laboratory Apparatus and Scientific Instruments JC-141," Central Scientific Company of Canada Ltd., 1942, p. 281 (item 16175)
Research Facts
This item was made "for photographic use only"; this means its scaling is not accurate enough for scientific analysis, nor has it been approved by authority for accurate measurement.
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1979.21.34
Description
A tapered, graduated, clear glass measure with a lip; 4 oz; bottom has a collar.
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Accession Number
1979.21.34
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
A tapered, graduated, clear glass measure with a lip; 4 oz; bottom has a collar.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J.A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ont.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Graduation lines with numbers: "1 / 2 / 4 / G / 8"; "1 / 2 / 3 / 4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-5
Dimension Notes
Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1979.21.35
Description
A tapered, graduated, clear glass measure with a lip; bottom narrows to a neck that widens again to form a stand.
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Accession Number
1979.21.35
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
A tapered, graduated, clear glass measure with a lip; bottom narrows to a neck that widens again to form a stand.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J.A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ont.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Graduation lines with numbers from 1 to 16.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-5
Dimension Notes
Length 13.5 cm x Diam. 5.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1979.21.36
Description
A tapered, graduated, clear glass measure with a lip; bottom narrows to a neck that widens again to form a stand.
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Accession Number
1979.21.36
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
A tapered, graduated, clear glass measure with a lip; bottom narrows to a neck that widens again to form a stand.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J.A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ont.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Graduation lines with numbers.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-5
Dimension Notes
Length 9.5 cm x Diam. 4.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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pharmaceutical graduate, conical

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9447
Dates
1872
circa 1872
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037500
Description
Glass pharmaceutical graduate, conical in shape with etched measurements; measurement scale is in fluid ounces (0–2 fl. oz) and in millilitres (0–120 mL); the base of the graduate is wider than the top; a small pouring spout is found at the mouth of the graduate.
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Accession Number
997037500
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
Glass pharmaceutical graduate, conical in shape with etched measurements; measurement scale is in fluid ounces (0–2 fl. oz) and in millilitres (0–120 mL); the base of the graduate is wider than the top; a small pouring spout is found at the mouth of the graduate.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. C.H. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1872
circa 1872
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Measuring scale etched into the glass: lefthand column reads from bottom upwards: "1/2 // 1 // 1/2 // 2 // F.O."; the righthand column reads from bottom upwards, "10 // 20 // 40 // 60 // 90 // 120 // 111 [the third "1" elongated to extend below the line]"; there are additional measuring pointed etched in the glass between these measures; remnants of black pigment can be seen within the etched lines; there is a small bubble in the glass between the 60 and 90 mL marks.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-5
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 5.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Good condition in general; glass etching appears to have at one time been filled with a black ink to enhance lettering; there is a small bubble in the glass between the measurements of 60 and 90 mL.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., 1960, p. 243 (please see attached photocopy) (similar to item 5H-430); CD #7
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Dates
1880
circa 1880
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
993004001
Description
Hand-blown clear glass liquid measure has etched numerals in gradations of "Fl. oz = 1, 2, 3, 4 & Fl. DR = 2, 4, 8, 12, 16, 24, 32"; pontil mark on bottom of flask and air bubbles in base; gradation lines are incised on two sides
Accession Number
993004001
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry, Clinical -- instrumentation
Chemistry, Analytical -- instrumentation
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
Hand-blown clear glass liquid measure has etched numerals in gradations of "Fl. oz = 1,
2, 3, 4 & Fl. DR = 2, 4, 8, 12, 16, 24, 32"; pontil mark on bottom of flask and air
bubbles in base; gradation lines are incised on two sides
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1880
circa 1880
Date Remarks
Perhaps earlier: see green sheet attached to accession sheet
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Etched in glass: "MADE IN ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-5
Dimension Notes
Length: 16.0 cm. x Diam. : 7.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
# 1: has flaws indicative of age; # 2: no damage
Exhibit History
Kingston Regional Cancer Centre - Radium exhibit, May 12, 1998
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Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Collection
Joanne Hawley Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004040002
Description
Coblat blue glass eye bath cup is a one piece hand blown cup with an open concave top; center stem is off-centre and is indication of handblown work.
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Accession Number
004040002
Collection
Joanne Hawley Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
Coblat blue glass eye bath cup is a one piece hand blown cup with an open concave top; center stem is off-centre and is indication of handblown work.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Joanne Hawley's family in the 1920s.
Maker
Savars
Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers' catalogue
Material
glass: dark blue
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on paper affixed to underside of bottom: "SAVARS // TRADE MARK" including a trade mark logo.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 4.7 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 6.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Glass is in excellent condition; paper label is worn, smudged and some minor parts of the edges are missing
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Joanne Hawley; Downs Bros. Supply catalogue, 1906. "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Company, 1915, p. 3044 similar to item #C/-3435
Research Facts
Eye cup was from the donor's family home in Kingston or Ottawa.
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Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
997037185
Description
Glass graduate made of heavy, molded glass with a flat, lipped bottom; the body of the graduate is cylindrical and gets progressively wider toward the top; round rim has a molded pouring tip
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Accession Number
997037185
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
Glass graduate made of heavy, molded glass with a flat, lipped bottom; the body of the graduate is cylindrical and gets progressively wider toward the top; round rim has a molded pouring tip
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
The body of the graduate has increment lines with the numbers "2 OZ // 1 1/2 // 1 // 6 // 1/2 4 // 2 // 1" embedded on the scale; the words, "MADE IN U.S.A." are embedded on the bottom of the graduate
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-5
Dimension Notes
Length 9.1 cm x Diam. 5.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Base of graduate is slightly dirty; no chipping of glass
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
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pharmaceutical graduate

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10643
Dates
1900
1925
circa 1900-1925
Accession Number
003050024
Description
Pharmaceutical graduate, with a circular base attached to a conical-shaped glass, with a round opening at its top; there is a triangular spout emerging from the rim around this opening; there are graduation lines and numbers running vertically up the outside of the glass.
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Accession Number
003050024
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- graduate
Description
Pharmaceutical graduate, with a circular base attached to a conical-shaped glass, with a round opening at its top; there is a triangular spout emerging from the rim around this opening; there are graduation lines and numbers running vertically up the outside of the glass.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1900
1925
circa 1900-1925
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-1 Row B
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