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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
996020009
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
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Accession Number
996020009
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Pat Blair, previously owned by her father.
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottom: "G"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.1 cm. x Width: 3.8 cm. x Depth: 3.6 cm.
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1957
circa 1957
Collection
Queen's University Archives Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004026006 a-b
Description
A metal needle case consisting of a rectangular base (a) and a lid (b) which slides over the top of the case.
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Accession Number
004026006 a-b
Collection
Queen's University Archives Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
MM= Needles -- case
Description
A metal needle case consisting of a rectangular base (a) and a lid (b) which slides over the top of the case.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - base - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Width 2.0 x Depth 0.6 cm
b - lid - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Width 2.9 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Provenance
Came from the Queen's Archives' Anthony A. Travill Fonds.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1957
circa 1957
Date Remarks
Appears in a 1957 A&H catalogue.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"ALLEN & HANBURYS // MADE IN ENGLAND" engraved on the top of the lid
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-6
Condition Remarks
The lid is slightly bent out of shape.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"A Catalogue of Operation Tables, Sterilizers, Hospital Furniture, Surgical Instruments, Appliances, Ligatures & Sutures," Allen & Hanburys Ltd., London, Eng., 1957, p. 159 (see attached photocopy); CD #6
Research Facts
Dr. A.A.Travill was an anatomy professor at Queen's, and served as department head from 1968-1978; he had an interest in medical history, and published several books and articles on the subject; the case is used to hold suturing needles.
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Record syringe in case

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Dates
1906
1957
circa 1906-1957
Collection
Queen's University Archives Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004026005 a-i
Description
A Record syringe in a case consisting of the syringe barrel (a) which is a glass cylinder with a metal tip and bottom, and an all metal plunger (b); there is a removable lock (c) which attaches the barrel and the plunger; there are four Record needles (d-g); the case (h) is a metal cylinder, sealed…
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Accession Number
004026005 a-i
Collection
Queen's University Archives Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- set
Description
A Record syringe in a case consisting of the syringe barrel (a) which is a glass cylinder with a metal tip and bottom, and an all metal plunger (b); there is a removable lock (c) which attaches the barrel and the plunger; there are four Record needles (d-g); the case (h) is a metal cylinder, sealed at one end, with a screw on cap (i).
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 7.1 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 7.0 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
c - lock - Size: Depth 0.8 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
d - needle - Size: Length 4.2 cm x Width 0.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
e - needle - Size: Length 3.6 cm x Width 0.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
f - needle - Size: Length 3.2 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
g - needle - Size: Length 3.6 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
h - case - Size: Length 11.7 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
i - cap - Size: Length 3.3 cm x Diam. 2.6 cm
Provenance
Came from the Queen's Archives' Anthony A. Travill Fonds.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1906
1957
circa 1906-1957
Date Remarks
The Record syringe was developed in 1906; the case appears in a 1957 A&H catalogue and so the syringe is probably closer to 1957.
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
Inscriptions
"ALLEN & HANBURYS // LONDON" engraved on the plunger and the case lid; "MADE IN ENGLAND" engraved on the case
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-3
Condition Remarks
The glass is slightly worn on the inside.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"A Catalogue of Operation Tables, Sterilizers, Hospital Furniture, Surgical Instruments, Appliances, Ligatures & Sutures," Allen & Hanburys Ltd., London, Eng. 1957, p. 533 (see attached photocopy)
"Internet: Intravenous Equipment: the Ongoing Development of the Syringe"; CD # 6
Research Facts
Dr. A.A.Travill was an anatomy professor at Queen's, and served as department head from 1968-1978; he had an interest in medical history, and published several books and articles on the subject; Record syringes were made to be more efficient than Luer-Lok syringes; this syringe was handmade.
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