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gallbladder teaching aid

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Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
998002006 a-b
Description
Plastic model of (a) a gallbladder includng a cutaway section; displayed on (b) a wooden stand; stand includes a shaped plexiglass support; gallbladder attaches to plexiglass with velcro circle
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Accession Number
998002006 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Gallbladder -- models
Gastroenterology
Anatomy -- models
Description
Plastic model of (a) a gallbladder includng a cutaway section; displayed on (b) a wooden stand; stand includes a shaped plexiglass support; gallbladder attaches to plexiglass with velcro circle
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a- gallbladder - Size: Length 14.9 cm x Width 9.4 cm x Depth 1.9cm
b - stand - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Width 11.2cm x Depth 10.9 cm
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Medical Plastics Laboratory, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Gatesville
Site Made (State)
Texas
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Date Remarks
Probably 1970s.
Material
paint: pink, blue, red, dark green, light green
wood: brown
plexiglass: translucent
metal: silver
ink: blue, black
paper: cream
fabric: green
Inscriptions
"AUTHENTIC ANATOMICAL REPRODUCTIONS // SKELETONS - SKULLS - CHARTS // PATIENT SIMULATIONS // MEDICAL PLASTICS LABORATORY, INC. // Box 38, Gatesville, Texas 76528 USA" printed on a metal plate at the front of the stand; "DONATED BY MRS. JANE MAHONEY" printed on paper sticker on stand; "MPL GATESVILLE" molded onto back of teaching aid; Numbers 1-15 printed onto front and back of teaching aid.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-S2-3
Condition Remarks
Minor scratches on gallbladder model
Copy Type
Original
Images
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hypodermic syringe set

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Dates
1924
circa 1924
Collection
Dr. R. R. MacGregor Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
992070075 a-j
Description
Hypodermic syringe set consisting of a metal case (a) which is hinged at the back; lid has a hinged compartment containing four full hypodermic vials of medicine: strychnine sulphate (g), ergotinine citrate (h), digitalin (i) and atropine sulphate (j); compartment can be opened to stand perpendicul…
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Accession Number
992070075 a-j
Collection
Dr. R. R. MacGregor Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Injections -- instrumentation
Drug Packaging
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Hypodermic syringe set consisting of a metal case (a) which is hinged at the back; lid has a hinged compartment containing four full hypodermic vials of medicine: strychnine sulphate (g), ergotinine citrate (h), digitalin (i) and atropine sulphate (j); compartment can be opened to stand perpendicular to lid of case and also contains two compartments for needles, which are missing; base of case contains glass barrel (b), plunger (c) with removable metal ring (e) for pulling barrel, a glass tip for the syringe (d) and a thin hollow metal shaft (f).
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 6.5 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
b - barrel - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Diam. 0.9 cm
c - plunger - Size: Length 4.7 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
d - glass tip - Size: Length 2.2 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
e - metal ring - Size: Length 2.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
f - metal shaft - Size: Length 2.2 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
g-j - vials - Size: Length 4.8 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. R.R. MacGregor; note in Travill Catalogue: Nov. 1967 catalogue entry:
"Hypodermic in case 88/2 Tabloid Brand shelf, Dr. R.R. MacGregor, Nov. 1967"
Maker
Burroughs Wellcome & Co.
Site Made (City)
(g-j) London
Site Made (Country)
(a-b) Germany; (g-j) England
Dates
1924
circa 1924
Date Remarks
The Wellcome Foundation Ltd. was registered in 1924
Material
glass: clear, brown, purple
wax: brown, red
metal: grey
pills: white
paper: white, black
Inscriptions
Stamped on top of case: "'TABLOID' // BRAND // HYPODERMIC CASE"; stamped on case front: "BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO. // LONDON. (ENG.) NEW YORK MONTREAL // SYDNEY CAPE TOWN MILAN // BOMBAY SHANGHAI BUENOS AIRES"; stamped at right side of case: "MADE IN GERMANY"; stamped on bottom of case: DR. R.R. MACGREGOR"; printed on (b): "BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO. LONDON (ENG.) // (THE WELLCOME FOUNDATION LTD.)"; at side of (b): "MADE IN GERMANY"; near base of (b): ""AGLA" // TRADE MARK"; (b) is calibrated from 0 cc to 1 cc in 0.1 cc increments and from 0 min to 20 min in 1 min increments; printed on label of (g): "A.N. S020 / POISON // No. 75 // TRADE MARK 'Tabloid' BRAND Hypodermic // Strychnine Sulphate // 20 products each containing gr. 1/30 (0.0022 gm.) // BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO., LONDON (ENG.) // (The Wellcome Foundation Ltd.) // MADE IN ENGLAND // Poison Schedule Part 1"; printed on label of (h): "No. 37 D713 POISON // TRADE MARK 'Tabloid' BRAND Hypodermic // Ergotine Citrate // 20 products containing gr. 1/100 (0.00065 gm.) // BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO., LONDON (ENG.) // (The Wellcome Foundation Ltd.) // MADE IN ENGLAND"; printed on label of (i): "A.N. // No. 30 S355 POISON // TRADE MARK 'Tabloid' BRAND Hypodermic // Digitalin (Amorphous) // 20 products each containing gr. 1/100 (0.00065 gm.) // BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO., LONDON (ENG.) // (The Wellcome Foundation Ltd.) // MADE IN ENGLAND // Poison Schedule Part 1"; printed on label of (j): "A.N. S301 // No. 14 / POISON // TRADE MARK 'Tabloid' BRAND Hypodermic // Atropine Sulphate // 20 products each containing gr. 1/100 (0.00065 gm.) // Poison Schedule Part 1 // BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO., LONDON (ENG.) // (The Wellcome Foundation Ltd.) // MADE IN ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-5
Condition Remarks
Shows wear; #2: contains pills that should be assessed and possibly destroyed.
Reference Types
Document
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Wellcome Trust corporate website, "The Wellcome Foundation Ltd." page [Accessed March 2014]; object 997001947; CD #5
Research Facts
Dr. Rob Roy MacGregor (1873-1970) graduated from Queen's Medical School in 1916. He served in World War I with the RCAMC and later became Kingston's first paediatrician; he was Chief of the Department of Paediatrics at Kingston General Hospital from 1929 to 1956.
Images
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model of human liver

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Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
998002002 a-b
Description
A rubber model of a human liver on a stand; the liver (b) is brown with blue and red veins as well as a green gallbladder; it is rounded on one side and concave on the other; the stand (b) is made out of wood with a bent piece of plexiglass which holds the stomach.
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Accession Number
998002002 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Liver-- models
Anatomy -- models
Description
A rubber model of a human liver on a stand; the liver (b) is brown with blue and red veins as well as a green gallbladder; it is rounded on one side and concave on the other; the stand (b) is made out of wood with a bent piece of plexiglass which holds the stomach.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - liver - Size: Length 18.8 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 6.3 cm
b - stand - Size: Length 17.0 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 9.0 cm
Provenance
Possibly used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Medical Plastics Laboratory, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Gatesville
Site Made (State)
Texas
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Material
rubber: brown, green, blue, red
wood: brown
plexiglass: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"AUTHENTIC ANATOMICAL REPRODUCTIONS // SKELETONS - SKULLS - CHARTS // PATIENT SIMULATORS // MEDICAL PLASTICS LABORATORY, INC. // Box 38, Gatesville, Texas 76528 USA" printed on a metal plate at the front of the stand. "DONATED BY MRS. JANE MAHONEY" printed on a sticker on the plexiglass "MEDICAL PLASTICS LAB. // GATESVILLE, TEXAS" molded into liver; There are numbers all over the model
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-S2-3
Condition Remarks
Some very minor wear.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On Exhibit in "Medical Art Through the Ages: The History of Anatomical Teaching Models"
Images
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model of human stomach

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Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
998002001 a-c
Description
A rubber model of a human stomach on a stand; the stomach is made up of two separable parts which form a front and a back which fit together are held with a piece of velcro; the front (a) is mostly dark pink on both the inside and outside; the back (b) is similar to the front on the inside and ligh…
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Accession Number
998002001 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Stomach -- models
Anatomy -- models
Description
A rubber model of a human stomach on a stand; the stomach is made up of two separable parts which form a front and a back which fit together are held with a piece of velcro; the front (a) is mostly dark pink on both the inside and outside; the back (b) is similar to the front on the inside and light pink with blue and red veins on the outside with a yellow layer going around the edges; the stand (c) is made out of wood with a bent piece of plexiglass which holds the stomach.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - stomach front - Size: Length 16.2 cm x Width 12.5 cm x Depth 6.5 cm
b - stomach back - Size: Length 18.3 cm x Width 13.3 cm x Depth 8.1 cm
c - stand - Size: Length 17.0 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 13.9 cm
Provenance
Possibly used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Medical Plastics Laboratory, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Gatesville
Site Made (State)
Texas
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Material
rubber: pink, red, blue, yellow
wood: brown
plexiglass: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"AUTHENTIC ANATOMICAL REPRODUCTIONS // SKELETONS - SKULLS - CHARTS // PATIENT SIMULATORS // MEDICAL PLASTICS LABORATORY, INC. // Box 38, Gatesville, Texas 76528 USA" printed on a metal plate at the front of the stand. "DONATED BY MRS. JANE MAHONEY" printed on a sticker on the plexiglass "MEDICAL PLASTICS LAB. // GATESVILLE, TEXAS" molded into the front of the stomach; There are numbers all over the model
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-S2-3
Condition Remarks
Some pink residue stained on the plexiglass; a small chip of paint missing from the front of the stomach.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On Exhibit in "Medical Art Through the Ages: The History of Anatomical Teaching Models"
Images
Less detail