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90° regular holder

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
000003144
Description
The regular holder consists of two C-style clamps joined by a twisted metal component that sets each clamp at 90°; at the base of each clamp component, a 90° angle groove is set into the metal; the securing action of each clamp is provided by a heavy threaded bolt with a flat, circular turning knob…
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Accession Number
000003144
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus
Description
The regular holder consists of two C-style clamps joined by a twisted metal component that sets each clamp at 90°; at the base of each clamp component, a 90° angle groove is set into the metal; the securing action of each clamp is provided by a heavy threaded bolt with a flat, circular turning knob that fits into a hollow, round extension at the end of each clamp arm.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Fisher
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"FISHER" is stamped into one of the metal clamp arms; "CASTALOY" is stamped into the metal near the end of one clamp arm.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Dimension Notes
Length 16.0 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The regular holder was moderately dusty; a yellow deposit had accumulated within the threads of the securing bolts; the holder shows signs of moderate wear, particularly in the form of scratches on the flat surfaces of both 90° grooves; there are no major dents, and only minor inactive corrosion in one of the grooves; both bolts move freely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"The VWR Canlab Catalogue," VWR Canlab U.S.A., 1997, p. 451 (similar to item in lower left figure) (see attached photocopy)
Research Facts
Object name taken from catalogue.
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90° regular holder

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4806
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
000003228
Description
The regular holder consists of two C-style clamps joined by a twisted metal component that sets each clamp at a 90° angle; one clamp arm is curved, the other squared; at the base of the rounded clamp, there is a V-shaped groove; at the base of the squared clamp, there is a 90° groove; the securing …
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Accession Number
000003228
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus
Description
The regular holder consists of two C-style clamps joined by a twisted metal component that sets each clamp at a 90° angle; one clamp arm is curved, the other squared; at the base of the rounded clamp, there is a V-shaped groove; at the base of the squared clamp, there is a 90° groove; the securing action of each clamp is provided by a heavy threaded bolt with a flat, circular turning knob that fits into a hollow, round extension at the end of each clamp arm.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
In raised metal letters on one side of the curving arm: "® P S [enclosed in a box with a vertical line separating the two letters] PRECISION"; on the opposite side of the metal curving arm, in raised metal letters: "59-520 Super Cast"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Dimension Notes
Length 12.0 cm x Width 4.0 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The clamp was dusty; there were traces of blue-green corrosion on the surface of the object; there were minor signs of wear; all parts move freely.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"The VWR Canlab Catalogue," VWR Canlab, 1997, p. 451 (similar to image at lower left)
Research Facts
Arrived attached to 000.003.227
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90° regular holder

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
000003230
Description
The regular holder consists of two C-style clamps joined by a twisted metal component that sets each clamp at a 90° angle; the clamp arms are curved; at the bases of the clamps, there is a V-shaped groove; the securing action of each clamp is provided by a heavy threaded bolt with a flat, circular …
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Accession Number
000003230
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus
Description
The regular holder consists of two C-style clamps joined by a twisted metal component that sets each clamp at a 90° angle; the clamp arms are curved; at the bases of the clamps, there is a V-shaped groove; the securing action of each clamp is provided by a heavy threaded bolt with a flat, circular turning knob that fits into a hollow, round extension at the end of each clamp arm.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Fisher
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
In raised metal letters on one side of the curving arm: "FISHER"; on the opposite side of the metal curving arm appears, in raised metal, a short rectangle above a long rectangle.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm x Width 4.0 cm x Depth 3.6 cm
Condition Remarks
The clamp was dusty; there were traces of blue-green corrosion on the surface of the object; there were minor signs of wear; all parts move freely.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"The VWR Canlab Catalogue," VWR Canlab, 1997, p. 451 (similar to image at lower left) (see attached photocopy)
Research Facts
Arrived attached to 000.003.229
Images
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Dates
1942
circa 1942
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
997037061 a-c
Description
Glass lamp (a) has a roughly spherical-shaped body with a flat bottom and manufacture seams on both sides; it tapers to a short neck that becomes a short stem with leak-proof grindings; a metal screw-top wick holder with ribbed edges fits on the stem and provides a rigid fastening for the cotton wi…
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Accession Number
997037061 a-c
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Sterilization methods
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- burner
Description
Glass lamp (a) has a roughly spherical-shaped body with a flat bottom and manufacture seams on both sides; it tapers to a short neck that becomes a short stem with leak-proof grindings; a metal screw-top wick holder with ribbed edges fits on the stem and provides a rigid fastening for the cotton wick that sticks up slightly from the holder opening; the bottom of the lamp is flat with edges that are concave before flaring outwards into the body of the lamp; a metal cap (b) is used for extinguishing the flame; it is cylindrical with a rounded top and hollow inside; the metal cap fits over the cork wick holder and neck of bottle; a small rubber O-shaped ring (c) is included; it has round sides and a circular hole punched in the middle
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - lamp - Size: Length 10.4 cm x Diam. 8.3 cm
b - metal cap - Size: Length 3.6 cm x Diam. 2.7 cm
c - O-ring - Size: Depth cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1942
circa 1942
Date Remarks
Item found in book published in 1942
Material
metal: grey
fabric: white
glass: clear
Inscriptions
The words "MADE IN // USA" molded on bottom of lamp
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Condition Remarks
Major corrosion on metal screw-top wick holder; wick has apparent use on ends
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Scientific Instruments Laboratory Apparatus and Supplies (JC-141)", Central Scientific Company of Canada Ltd., Toronto, 1942, p. 351 (similar to item 18750) (see attached photocopy); CD #7
Images
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Dates
1942
circa 1942
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
997037062 a-e
Description
Glass lamp (a) has a roughly spherical-shaped body with a flat bottom and manufacture seams on both sides; it tapers to an open short neck with screw fastening molds; the bottom of the lamp is flat with edges that are concave before flaring outwards into the body of the lamp; a cork wick holder (b…
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Accession Number
997037062 a-e
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Sterilization -- methods
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- burner
Description
Glass lamp (a) has a roughly spherical-shaped body with a flat bottom and manufacture seams on both sides; it tapers to an open short neck with screw fastening molds; the bottom of the lamp is flat with edges that are concave before flaring outwards into the body of the lamp; a cork wick holder (b) fits into opening of bottle; a metal tube with attached stopper protrudes through cork; two cotton wicks (c,d), both frayed at ends, fit into alcohol lamp holder; pieces (a-d) fit into a small cardboard rectangular-shaped box (e) that opens at the top and bottom by a flap
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - lamp - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Diam. 7.9 cm
b - wick holder - Size: Length 3.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
c - cotton wick - Size: Length 18.0 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
d - cotton wick - Size: Length 13.0 cm x Diam. 2.4 cm
e - box - Size: Length 11.3 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 8.3 cm
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1942
circa 1942
Date Remarks
Item found in book published in 1942
Material
metal: silver
fabric: white
glass: clear
cork: brown
cardboard: brown; blue
Inscriptions
(a) The words "MADE IN USA" are molded on bottom of lamp body; the cardboard box (e) has the word "Glass" handwritten in pencil on top; the words "1 ONLY No. ----, // GLASS CAP // 4 OZ. // ALCOHOL // LAMP // MADE IN U.S.A. // PRINTED IN U.S.A." with a small double-lined border around edges is stamped on front side of box
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Condition Remarks
Lamp body has spots of metal corrosion on exterior of glass; neck of lamp has stains of corrosion; cardboard box has fingerprints on sides of box
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Scientific Instruments Laboratory Apparatus and Supplies (JC-141)", Central Scientific Company of Canada Ltd., Toronto, 1942, p. 351 (similar to item 18750) (see attached photocopy); CD #7
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alcohol lamp burner

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5841
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
1969.227.1 a-c
Description
A squat glass container with a wick that goes through and protrudes from a metal threaded neck; metal cap.
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Accession Number
1969.227.1 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Sterilization methods
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- burner
Description
A squat glass container with a wick that goes through and protrudes from a metal threaded neck; metal cap.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - cap - Size: Depth 3.2 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
b - glass lamp - Size: Length 7.0 cm
c - wick
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
glass: translucent brown
metal: silver
fabric: off-white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Condition Remarks
Wick cap is damaged.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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alcohol lamp burner

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5842
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
1969.227.2 a-c
Description
A squat glass container with a wick that goes through and protrudes from a metal threaded neck; metal cap.
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Accession Number
1969.227.2 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Sterilization methods
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- burner
Description
A squat glass container with a wick that goes through and protrudes from a metal threaded neck; metal cap.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - cap - Size: Depth 3.2 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
b - glass lamp - Size: Length 7.0 cm
c - wick
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
glass: translucent brown
metal: silver
fabric: off-white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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alcohol lamp burner

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5843
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
1969.227.3 a-c
Description
A squat glass container with a wick that goes through and protrudes from a metal threaded neck; metal cap.
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Accession Number
1969.227.3 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Sterilization methods
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- burner
Description
A squat glass container with a wick that goes through and protrudes from a metal threaded neck; metal cap.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - cap - Size: Depth 3.2 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
b - glass lamp - Size: Length 7.0 cm
c - wick
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
glass: translucent brown
metal: silver
fabric: off-white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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alcohol lamp burner

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5870
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
1969.246.1 a-b
Description
A squate glass bottle, ballooning out at sides with a narrow neck surrounded by a metal piece through which the rope wick protrudes; a glass cap fits over the wick.
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Accession Number
1969.246.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry, Analytical
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- burner
Description
A squate glass bottle, ballooning out at sides with a narrow neck surrounded by a metal piece through which the rope wick protrudes; a glass cap fits over the wick.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 7.0 cm
b - cap
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
glass: clear yellowish
metal: silver
fabric: white
Inscriptions
On glass bottom: "C"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Condition Remarks
Metal on wick is rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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alcohol lamp burner

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6348
Dates
1903
circa 1903
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
1970.8.12 a-b
Description
A metal flat-bottomed alcohol lamp (a); handle at side adjusts height of wick, amount of air; has screw closure for filling lamp; has a metal cap (b) for wick.
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Accession Number
1970.8.12 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry, Analytical
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- burner
Description
A metal flat-bottomed alcohol lamp (a); handle at side adjusts height of wick, amount of air; has screw closure for filling lamp; has a metal cap (b) for wick.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - burner - Size: Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 7.6 cm
b - cap
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
Sternau & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1903
circa 1903
Date Remarks
Patent date, marked on bottom.
Material
metal: yellowish-grey
Inscriptions
Imprinted on bottom of (a): "ADE // [logo] // MARK // STERNAU & CO. // PAT. FEB. 17, 1903 // OTHER PAT. PEND // 805"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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