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De Zeng ophthalmoscope

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Dates
1922
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
004045009 a-f
Description
An ophthalmoscope in a case consisting of a black, plastic cylindrical battery handle (a) with a removable cap at the base for holding in the battery (b) and a piece at the top for a light bulb to screw in and a threaded area where the ophthalmoscope head (c) attaches; the head is flat with a circu…
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Accession Number
004045009 a-f
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Ophthalmoscopy
Physical Examination
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Vision
MM= Ophthalmoscopy -- ophthalmoscope
Description
An ophthalmoscope in a case consisting of a black, plastic cylindrical battery handle (a) with a removable cap at the base for holding in the battery (b) and a piece at the top for a light bulb to screw in and a threaded area where the ophthalmoscope head (c) attaches; the head is flat with a circular face and an adjustable dial which can be used to change the power of a lens in a hole on the face; there are two small light bulbs (d,e) and a black wooden, black velvet lined case (f).
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 15.7 cm x Diam. 3.4 cm.
b - cap - Size: Length 1.0 cm x Diam. 3.7 cm
c - head - Size: Length 7.1 cm x width 4.3 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
d - light bulb - Size: Length 2.1 cm x Diam. 1.2 cm
e - light bulb - Size: Length 2.1 cm x Diam. 1.2 cm
f - case - Size: Length 27.8 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 5.5 cm
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s.
Maker
De Zeng
Site Made (City)
St. Louis; Camden
Site Made (State)
Missouri; New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1922
1950
circa 1920-1950
Date Remarks
marking on the head says it was patented in 1922
Material
plastic: black
wood: black
fabric: black
glass: clear
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
"DeZeng // Simplex // No. 110" engraved on the face front; "Made in // U.S.A. // PAT. // 12.21.15 // 7.18.22" engraved on the face back; "DeZeng // OPTOMETERS // PHOROMETERS // RETINOSCOPES // OPHTHALMOSCOPES // PHARYNGOSCOPES // CONTROLERS/ PERIMETERS // OTOSCOPES // ETC. // CAMDEN, NEW JERSEY, U.S.A" on a gold metal label inside the case; "A. S. ALOE -CO // ST. LOUIS, MO." on a small metal plate in the case
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-5
Temporary Location
Device only: On exhibit: "Ophthalmology: The First 50 Years," at Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, L-2005.8.
Condition Remarks
There are a few chips missing from the case; the battery is very corroded; #2: the lid of the case is very loose.
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
Images
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Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
004045006
Description
Transfer pipette, which consists of a single piece of hollow cylindrical glass tubing with round open ends; the centre of the tube tapers outwards, then back in to form a hollow cylindrical bulbous section.
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Accession Number
004045006
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- pipette
Description
Transfer pipette, which consists of a single piece of hollow cylindrical glass tubing with round open ends; the centre of the tube tapers outwards, then back in to form a hollow cylindrical bulbous section.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab, possibly for arthritis research.
Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Date Remarks
The donor states that it was used from the 1920s through to the 1940s; a similar item appears in a 1942 catalogue.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
"10 // ml" engraved on the bulb
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-1
Dimension Notes
Length 46.1 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
Condition Remarks
A few scratches.
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies; "Catalogue of Laboratory Apparatus and Scientific Instruments (JC-141)," CENCO, Toronto, 1942, p. 286 (similar to item 16355) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
Images
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Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
004045007
Description
Transfer pipette, which consists of a single piece of hollow cylindrical glass tubing with round open ends; the centre of the tube tapers outwards, then back in to form a hollow cylindrical bulbous section.
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Accession Number
004045007
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- pipette
Description
Transfer pipette, which consists of a single piece of hollow cylindrical glass tubing with round open ends; the centre of the tube tapers outwards, then back in to form a hollow cylindrical bulbous section.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab, possibly for arthritis research.
Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Date Remarks
The donor states that it was used from the 1920s through to the 1940s; a similar item appears in a 1942 catalogue.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
"5 // CC" printed on the bulb
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-1
Dimension Notes
Length 36.1 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
A few scratches; there is a chip missing from the tip.
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies; "Catalogue of Laboratory Apparatus and Scientific Instruments (JC-141)," CENCO, Toronto, 1942, p. 286 (similar to item 16355) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
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graduated cylinder

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10725
Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
004045001 a-b
Description
Clear glass 1000 c.c. graduated cylinder (a) with a glass stopper (b); sides taper to a short neck at the top with a flared lip; stopper as some string attached to it; graduated in multiples of 200.
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Accession Number
004045001 a-b
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- cylinder
Description
Clear glass 1000 c.c. graduated cylinder (a) with a glass stopper (b); sides taper to a short neck at the top with a flared lip; stopper as some string attached to it; graduated in multiples of 200.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - cylinder - Size: Depth 48.6 cm x Diam. 11.2 cm
b - stopper - Size: Length 2.9 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 6.1 cm
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab, possibly for arthritis research.
Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Date Remarks
The donor states that it was used from the 1920s through to the 1940s.
Material
glass: clear
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
Graduate markings etched from 0 to 1000 both up and down the cylinder; "C.C." etched near the top; "X7" has been scratched into the handle of the stopper.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-2
Condition Remarks
There are some scratches and staining and a few chunks missing from the base.
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
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graduated cylinder

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Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
004045002
Description
A 1000 ml graduated cylinder; has a flared base and a spout on the lip for pouring; it has graduate markings up to 1000 in multiples of 100.
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Accession Number
004045002
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- cylinder
Description
A 1000 ml graduated cylinder; has a flared base and a spout on the lip for pouring; it has graduate markings up to 1000 in multiples of 100.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab, possibly for arthritis research.
Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Date Remarks
The donor states that it was used from the 1920s through to the 1940s.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Graduate markings engraved from 100 to 1000 up the cylinder; "ml // 20°C" engraved near the top
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-2
Dimension Notes
Depth 43.2 cm x Diam. 11.5 cm
Condition Remarks
There is some damage to the base.
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies; CD #6
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
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graduated cylinder

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Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
004045003
Description
A 500 ml graduated cylinder; has a flared base and a spout on the lip for pouring; it has graduate markings up to 500 in multiples of 50.
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Accession Number
004045003
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- cylinder
Description
A 500 ml graduated cylinder; has a flared base and a spout on the lip for pouring; it has graduate markings up to 500 in multiples of 50.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab, possibly for arthritis research.
Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Date Remarks
The donor states that it was used from the 1920s through to the 1940s.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Graduate markings engraved from 50 to 500 up the cylinder; "ml // 20°C" engraved near the top
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-2
Dimension Notes
Depth 36.2 cm x Diam. 8.4 cm
Condition Remarks
A few scratches.
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies; CD #6
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
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graduated cylinder

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Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
004045004
Description
A 250 c.c. graduated cylinder; has a flared base and a spout on the lip for pouring; it has graduate markings up to 250 in multiples of 20 (beginning with 10).
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Accession Number
004045004
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container -- cylinder
Description
A 250 c.c. graduated cylinder; has a flared base and a spout on the lip for pouring; it has graduate markings up to 250 in multiples of 20 (beginning with 10).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab, possibly for arthritis research.
Dates
1920
1949
circa 1920-1949
Date Remarks
The donor states that it was used from the 1920s through to the 1940s.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Graduate markings engraved from 10 to 250 up the cylinder; "20°C // CC" engraved near the top
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-2
Dimension Notes
Depth 30.1 cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
Condition Remarks
A few scratches.
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies; CD #6
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
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Hellige Normal Haemometer

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Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
004045010 a-i
Description
A hemometer in a case consisting of the haemometer (a) which is a black, metal, rectangular object standing on its end with a base at the bottom and a hinged top; one side has a white glass plate; there is also a rubber hose (b) with glass tubes coming out of either end; there are two other thin g…
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Accession Number
004045010 a-i
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count -- instrumentation
Hemoglobinometry -- instrumentation
Description
A hemometer in a case consisting of the haemometer (a) which is a black, metal, rectangular object standing on its end with a base at the bottom and a hinged top; one side has a white glass plate; there is also a rubber hose (b) with glass tubes coming out of either end; there are two other thin glass tubes (c,d) as well as a wooden cylindrical case witch unscrews into two separate halves (e,f) with a glass bottle inside (g) containing a sediment-rich liquid; there is also an instruction booklet (h); the case (i) is made of black painted wood and has blue cloth and blue velvet interior.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - hemometer - Size: Length 10.7 cm x Width 5.1 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
b - hose (with tubes) - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 5.9 cm Depth 0.6 cm
c - tube - Size: Length 13.1 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
d - tube - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
e - small wooden case bottom - Size: Length 3.9 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
f - small wooden case top - Size: Length 2.7 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
g - bottle - Size: Length 4.6 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
h - instructions - Size Length 14.3 cm x Width 7.4 cm
i - case - Size: Length 15.9 cm x Width 9.1 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab; possibly for arthritis research.
Maker
Hellige
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Date Remarks
1925 is printed on the instruction booklet
Material
wood: black
metal: black
rubber: red
glass: clear, white
fabric: blue
Inscriptions
"Normal - Haemometer // MADICO" printed on the top of the case with "Germany" stamped on the bottom; "The New // Hellige Normal // Haemometer // with Color Prisms" on the cover of the instruction booklet with various other information
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-9
Condition Remarks
There is some wear on the case; the rubber hose is hard and brittle.
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
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laboratory thermometer

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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
004045008 a-c
Description
A glass thermometer (a) in a cylindrical wooden case (b) with a cap (c); the thermometer has a loop at the top for attaching a string or wire, and tapers to a point at the bottom; it goes up to 120 degrees fairenheit; there is a green paper label on the case.
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Accession Number
004045008 a-c
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Calorimetry -- instrumentation
Thermometers
Temperature
Chemistry, Analytical -- instrumentation
Description
A glass thermometer (a) in a cylindrical wooden case (b) with a cap (c); the thermometer has a loop at the top for attaching a string or wire, and tapers to a point at the bottom; it goes up to 120 degrees fairenheit; there is a green paper label on the case.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size: Length 26.0 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
b - case - Size: Length 25.5 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm.
c - cap - Size: Length 6.1 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab, possibly for arthritis research; this is not the original case for this thermometer.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Date Remarks
The donor states that it was used from the 1920s through to the 1940s.
Material
glass: clear
wood: brown
paper: green
Inscriptions
There is an indecipherable word engraved on the thermometer as well as "Gas Filled" and "Germany" and gradute markings from 00 to 120 with an F at the top; the label on the case reads "ENGRAVED THERMOMETER // Catalog No. Z4242 Length 10 Inches // Range 0 to 80°C."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Condition Remarks
There is a bit of staining on the wood.
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies; "Catalogue of Laboratory Apparatus and Scientific Instruments (JC-141)," CENCO, Toronto, 1942, p. 286 (similar to item 16355) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
Images
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Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
004045011
Description
A metal protractor with a half circle head and an attached handle with an arm that swings around the edge of the circle to accurately take measurements.
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Accession Number
004045011
Collection
Gillies Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Weights and Measures
MM= Household Articles -- ruler, compass, protractor, timepiece
Description
A metal protractor with a half circle head and an attached handle with an arm that swings around the edge of the circle to accurately take measurements.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This artifact was used by the donor's uncle Dr. Walter Barnhart during the 1920s to the 1940s in his personal lab; possibly for arthritis research.
Maker
The R. S Starrett Co.
Site Made (City)
Athol
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Date Remarks
The donor states that it was used from the 1920s through to the 1940s; identical item on website dated to 1930s.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Measurement numbers from 1 to 180 degrees going both ways on the circular edge; "No 19 // THE L.S. STARRETT CO. // ATHOL. MASS. U.S.A." engraved on the protractor; "READ INSIDE SCALE // READ OUTSIDE SCALE" written in pen on a piece of tape on the handle
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-7
Dimension Notes
Length 20.1 cm x Width 8.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Some scratches and staining.
Reference Types
Person
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Richard Gillies; Internet: "goantiques"; CD #9
Research Facts
The donor graduated from medical school in 1955.
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