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Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002132
Description
Rectangular tan cardboard box with four interconnected cardboard dividers allowing for 12 compartments; without top.
Accession Number
014002132
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Rectangular tan cardboard box with four interconnected cardboard dividers allowing for 12 compartments; without top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Brayley, Sons & Company
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
paper: tan
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-9 Box 3
Dimension Notes
Length 11.9 cm x Width 12.2 cm x Depth 9.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Box's top layer is torn away over much of its surface, exposing a darker brown layer of cardboard underneath; box is covered in stains of brown discoloration; box's edges are frayed with many tears running inwards; bottom panel is partially detached; apparent pests chewed on paper overall
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Research Facts
Storage box for tincture of iron bottles 014.002.133 - .143
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Dates
1948
circa 1948
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001356
Description
Square amber glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and a screw top lip; the bottle has a printed paper label attached to the front which lists product information; the bottle is full of Antiseptic Dermal Oil and is sealed with a black metal screw top lid which does not readily come off; bottle ba…
Accession Number
996001356
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Liniments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Square amber glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and a screw top lip; the bottle has a printed paper label attached to the front which lists product information; the bottle is full of Antiseptic Dermal Oil and is sealed with a black metal screw top lid which does not readily come off; bottle back has embossed lettering.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated to the Museum by Neil C. Davis -- Mr. Davis originally intended to give this bottle to Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection.
Maker
N.C. Polson & Company Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1948
circa 1948
Date Remarks
Date "3 1948" stamped onto the paper label
Material
glass: amber
paper: white
metal: black
Inscriptions
Paper label reads,"Antiseptic // DERMAL OIL // N.C. POLSON // & COMPANY LTD. // ESTABLISHED 1877 // WHOLESALE DRUGGISTS // MONTREAL 3 1948"; bottle back embossed, "16 FL. OZ."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.5 cm. x Width: 6.2 cm. x Depth: 6.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bottle is unopened; there are no chips, cracks or wear on the glass; the paper label is undamaged and clearly legible; the metal lid shows no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
"Bottles" by Michael Polak, p. 19; there are three binders of information on the N.C. Polson Company with Dr. Chiong's written records
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Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.10
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr. 19_96" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No. 19_96]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Paper label is peeling off on one side.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.11
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll)
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr." [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No.]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.12
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr. 19_97" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No. 19_97]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Bottle is empty but there is some dark residue inside the bottle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.13
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1934.31.13
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll)
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in the group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr. 18_95" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No. 18_95]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Bottle is broken at back right shoulder.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.9
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1934.31.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr. 18_98" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No. 18_98]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.14
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1934.31.14
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Knoll
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No.]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1904
1914
circa 1904-1914
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1981.28.3
Description
An amber glass d-isoleucin bottle, cylindrical with small, rounded shoulders and a neck almost as wide as the body; stopped with a cork bound with a parchmant cover and a fine string; contains 1 gm. of a white powder; has a paper label.
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Accession Number
1981.28.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
An amber glass d-isoleucin bottle, cylindrical with small, rounded shoulders and a neck almost as wide as the body; stopped with a cork bound with a parchmant cover and a fine string; contains 1 gm. of a white powder; has a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott, Dept. Physiology, University of Toronto
Maker
F. Hoffman-LaRoche & Co.
Site Made (City)
Basel
Site Made (State)
Basel-Stadt
Site Made (Country)
Switzerland
Dates
1904
1914
circa 1904-1914
Date Remarks
Isoleucine first isolated in 1904; donor's remarks
Material
glass: brown
paper: brown, blue
ink: black
fabric: brown, white
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "S // 1 g // d-Isoleucin // S.A. F. HOFFMAN-LA ROCHE & CO. A.G. // B305790 // MADE IN SWITZERLAND // 11628"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.0 cm x Diam. 2.3 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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dispensing scale, army pattern

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9466
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037502 a-ac
Description
(a) Wood and metal scale, with rectangular base and metal cruciform arms; a drawer runs the length of the base; metal needle attached where crossbar mets upright pole; (b,c) metal wire frame, inverted "V" attached to adjustable metal bars; (d,e) slightly concave disk of metal attached to small con…
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Accession Number
997037502 a-ac
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Drug Compounding
Weights and Measures
Description
(a) Wood and metal scale, with rectangular base and metal cruciform arms; a drawer runs the length of the base; metal needle attached where crossbar mets upright pole; (b,c) metal wire frame, inverted "V" attached to adjustable metal bars; (d,e) slightly concave disk of metal attached to small convex disk; (f-h) solid metal cylinder tapering to a flared top; (i) solid, broad metal disk weight which tapers slightly from top to bottom; (j) solid, metal disk weight which tapers from top to bottom; (k) solid metal disk weight; (l) flat metal container lid; (m) flat metal container base; (n) flat metal case, flat, hinged at back, rounded corners; (o) flat metal square weight, bent at corner; (p) flat metal rectangular weight, concave sides, squared-off corner; (q,r) flat metal square weights; (s,t) metal square weights, slight thickness; (u) flat metal rectangular weight, concave sides, squared-off corner; (v) round cardboard case, paper label top; (w) round cardboard case bottom; (x-cc) flat, circular metal weights
Number Of Parts
29
Part Names
a - scale - Size: Length 27.5 cm x Width 14.9 cm x Depth 30.3 cm
b - scale arm (extended) - Size: Length 14.9 cm x Width 8.7 cm x Depth 7.5 cm
c - scale arm (folded) - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Width 8.8 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
d - scale plate - Size: Length 8.9 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
e - scale plate - Size: Length 8.9 cm x Width 7.2 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
f - weight - Size: Length 2.4 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
g - weight - Size: Length 3.4 cm x Diam. 2.6 cm
h - weight - Size: Length 1.1 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
i - weight - Size: Depth 0.8 cm x Diam. 5.1 cm
j - weight - Size: Depth 0.9 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
k - weight - Size: Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
l - pill container top - Size: Depth 0.9 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
m - pill container bottom - Size: Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 4.1 cm
n - brass weight case - Size: Length 5.9 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
o - weight - Size: Length 1.0 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
p - weight - Size: Length 1.4 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
q - weight - Size: Length 1.6 cm x Width 1.6 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
r - weight - Size: Length 1.1 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
s - weight - Size: Length 1.3 cm x Width 1.3 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
t - weight - Size: Length 1.8 cm x Width 1.8 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
u - weight - Size: Length 1.7 cm x Width 0.9 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
v - paper weight case top - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
w - paper weight case bottom - Size: Depth 1.2 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
x - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 0.9 cm
y - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
z - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 1.6 cm
aa - weight - Size: Depth 0.2 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
bb - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
cc - weight - Size: Depth 0.1 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. H.G. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Maker
R. Bouncken
Site Made (City)
Hamburg
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown; silver; yellow
cardboard: black; white; blue
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved metal plate has "[logo: RB, with the "R" facing the other way] RICKD [the "D" superscripted and underlined] BOUNCKEN // HAMBURG"; arms engraved with "50g"; (f) engraved with "2 OZ // POSTA [illeg.]"; (g) engraved with "4 OZ // POSTAL"; (h) engraved with "½ OZ // [illeg.] OSTA [illeg.]"; (i) engraved with "8 OZ"' (j) engraved with "4 O."; (k) engraved with "2 OZ"; (l) engraved with "SAMPLE // HYPOTENSYL // ANGLO-FRENCH DRUG CO // 354 ST. CATHERINE ST. E // MONTREAL"; (o) engraved with "½ // GRN"; (p) engraved with "5 // GRAINS"; (q) engraved with "GRAIN // 4"; (r) engraved with "g // 2"; (s) engraved with "2 // SCRUPLES"; (t) engraved with "2 // DRACHMS"; (u) engraved with "6 // GRAINS"; (x) engraved with "ONE SCRUPLE // [special symbol that looks like a 3 or a backwards "E"] j"; other side: "APOTHECARIES WEIGHT" with crown logo; (y) both sides engraved with "ONE SCRUPLE" followed by apothecary's symbol and "M" inside a diamond shape; (z) both sides engraved with "HALF DRACHM // [apothecary's symbol] // PHILA & N.Y." and "M" inside a diamond shape; (aa) both sides engraved with "ONE DRACHM // [apothecary's symbol] // PHILA & N.Y." and "M" inside a diamond shape; (bb) engraved on both sides with "TWO SCRUPLES // [apothecary's symbol] // PHILA & N.Y." and "M" inside a diamond shape; (cc) both sides engraved with "HALF-SCRUPLE // [apothecary's symbol]" and "M" inside a diamond shape.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-B2-2
Condition Remarks
Wood is stained, metal is tarnished, but scales are structurally sound; mechanism is functional; (v) and (w) are stained and show minor moisture damage; (b-e) show signs of inactive corrosion; (f) has missing plating; (m) shows signs of inactive corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., 1960, p. 255 (similar to item #5H-754) (see attached photocopy); CD #7
Images
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