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diagnosis outfit

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Dates
1918
circa 1918
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Bacteriology
Accession Number
1969.176.7 a-c
Description
Diagnosis outfit consisting of a glass tube (a) which is open at one end and sealed at the other with a cork; glass tube is contained in a two-piece metal tube (b) with a slight lip at both ends; metal tube is contained in a hollowed-out block of wood (c) with a flat cover which pivots on a nail at…
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Accession Number
1969.176.7 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Bacteriology
MeSH Heading
Bacteriology
Disease
Germany
Description
Diagnosis outfit consisting of a glass tube (a) which is open at one end and sealed at the other with a cork; glass tube is contained in a two-piece metal tube (b) with a slight lip at both ends; metal tube is contained in a hollowed-out block of wood (c) with a flat cover which pivots on a nail at one corner and is held shut with a hinged metal clip.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - tube - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 1.3 cm
b - tube - Size (closed): Length 8.4 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
c - block - Size: Length 10.6 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
F & M Lautenschläger
Site Made (City)
Berlin
Site Made (State)
Berlin
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1918
circa 1918
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
wood: brown
paper: pink, black
metal: grey, white
glass: clear
cork: brown
Inscriptions
On paper label on ( c): "Vorsicht! Infektiöses Material! // An // die bakteriologische Untersuchungsanstalt // In ………" [Caution! Infectious Material! / / To / / the bacteriological examination institute / / In ……..]; stamp near top of ( c) shows "W" in a circle; stamp near top of (c ): "F & M Lautenschläger // [illeg.] hoflieferant // Berlin" [F & M Lautenschläger // [illeg.] purveyor // Berlin]
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-8
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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