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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
998001008 a-b
Description
Glass bottle of paraffin oil consists of a (a) cylindrical, brown bottle with a small neck and (b) a plastic cap; bottle is partially filled with liquid contents; a rectangular printed paper label is affixed to front of the bottle
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Accession Number
998001008 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Paraffin
Description
Glass bottle of paraffin oil consists of a (a) cylindrical, brown bottle with a small neck and (b) a plastic cap; bottle is partially filled with liquid contents; a rectangular printed paper label is affixed to front of the bottle
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 22.0 cm x Diam. 8.5 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 2.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Used at KGH by Dr. Cohanim.
Maker
Fisher Scientific Company, Chemical Manufacturing Division
Site Made (City)
Fair Lawn
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Based on Internet research
Material
glass: amber
plastic: black
paper: white, yellow
ink: black, dark blue, grey
Inscriptions
Handwritten on yellow paper affixed to label: "DR. COHANIM"; printed on label: "0-119 // 1 Qt. // (946 ml) // LOT // 710715"; "White, Light, Domestic // Paraffin // Oil // Saybolt Viscosity 125/135 // For laboratory and // manufacturing use only // not for drug use // F // FISHER SCIENTIFIC COMPANY // Chemical Manufacturing Division // Fair Lawn, New Jersey // Made in U.S.A"; embossed on the cap: "FISHER"; embossed on back of bottle: "14 I 70 // 13-"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Yellow paper is almost detached
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Beth Orr; Internet: "Fisher Scientific Company Web site"; CD #1.
Images
Less detail