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Antidiphtheric Serum piston syringe kit

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001260 a-i
Description
Kit consists of (a) a wooden box with lid (b); a glass syringe barrel (c) stopped at needle end with a rubber stopper and at plunger end with a metal stopper with a hole in the centre to permit the piston to be screwed into the plunger (d); the plunger is a T-shaped metal rod with a threaded end; (…
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Accession Number
000001260 a-i
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Diphtheria Antitoxin -- therapeutic use
Diphtheria -- drug therapy
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Kit consists of (a) a wooden box with lid (b); a glass syringe barrel (c) stopped at needle end with a rubber stopper and at plunger end with a metal stopper with a hole in the centre to permit the piston to be screwed into the plunger (d); the plunger is a T-shaped metal rod with a threaded end; (e) a metal ring that fits around the syringe barrel; the ring has two wings that allow the syringe to be gripped when the plunger is pushed; (f) a sealed envelope; (g) a card with instructions for assembling the syringe; (h,i) two leaflets with product information.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 13.3 cm x Width 4.6 cm x Depth 4.5 cm
b - lid - Size: Length 13.0 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
c - syringe barrel - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
d - plunger - Size: Length 9.7 cm x Width 2.7 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
e - ring (with wings) - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Width 2.3 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
f - envelope - Size: Length 6.0 cm x Width 3.1 cm
g - instruction card - Size: Length 11.2 cm x Width 3.2 cm
h - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 30.5 cm x Width 12.6 cm
i - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 41.7 cm x Width 10.3 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Expiry date
Material
paper: cream; brown; red; black
wood: yellow-brown
rubber: grey
glass: brown
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(b) "[illeg.] TIDIPHTHERIC SERUM // [illeg.] P. EIGHTH REVISION IN PISTON SYRINGE // No. 4000 ANTITOXIC UNITS // We [illeg.] recommend that this parcel be returned after [printed] Dec 3-10 [stamped], to be replaced with // fresh product. Ther serum will, however, retain its potency for a much longer // period if kept under proper conditions. // KEEP [illeg.] PRODUCT AT AS UNIFORM TEMPERATURE AS POSSIBLE, PREFERABLY BETWEEN 40° AND 60° F // LICENSE No. 1, issued to Parke, Davis & Co. by the Secretary of the Treasury, U.S.A., under provision // of Act approved July 1st, 1902. // PREPARED IN THE [illeg.] BORATORIES OF // [illeg.] ARKE, D [illeg.] OIT, MICH. U.S.A."; (c) "012195 – F [stamped] // ANTIDIPHTHERIC SERUM // No. 4 4000 Antitoxic Units // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., DETROIT, MICH."; (f) "Extra Washer // for Needle."; (g) "Screw piston into rubber plunger and // Rotate Plunger // several times to break up any adhesions // before attempting to expel serum"; (h) "Antidiphtheric Serum // (U.S.P. Eighth Revision) // IN PISTON SYRINGE // LICENSE No. 1 // ISSUED TO PARKE, DAVIS & CO. BY THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, U.S.A., // UNDER THE PROVISION OF ACT APPROVED JULY 1, 1902 // [text follows] // DIRECTIONS. // [text follows] // Dosage. – [text follows] // PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY. // LABORATORIES: // DETROIT, MICH., U.S.A.; WALKERVILLE, ONT., CAN.; HOUNSLOW, ENG. // BRANCH HOUSES: // [15 cities listed] // 34926"; (i) "BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS. // LICENSE NO. 1 // [text follows] // SERUMS. // [text follows] // VACCINES. // [text follows] // TOXINS. // [text follows] // MISCELLANEOUS. // [text follows] // PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY. // LABORATORIES: // DETROIT, MICH., U.S.A.; WALKERVILLE, ONT., CAN.; HOUNSLOW, ENG. // BRANCH HOUSES: // [15 cities listed] // 34909"
Permanent Location
a-e: Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row B
f-i: Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Condition Remarks
Box is stained and dirty; paper label on box water marked and torn around edges; all metal parts show some corrosion; all paper parts are yellowed; instruction card has a dark stain on left edge; leaflets are tattered around edges
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On display: "Vaccines and Immunization: Epidemics, Prevention, and Canadian Innovation"; Museum of Health Care, Nov. 28, 2013 (c).
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antitoxin syringe

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Dates
1900
1929
1900-1929
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
010020388 a-e
Description
Antitoxin syringe in case with Luer Lok needles; silver metal oval case (a) with locking clasp closure; manufacturing information engraved on top; metal inserts inside to hold syringe; silver metal syringe (b) consists of central hollow cylindrical barrel with oval openings at sides, covered with c…
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Accession Number
010020388 a-e
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
Antitoxins
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Antitoxin syringe in case with Luer Lok needles; silver metal oval case (a) with locking clasp closure; manufacturing information engraved on top; metal inserts inside to hold syringe; silver metal syringe (b) consists of central hollow cylindrical barrel with oval openings at sides, covered with clear glass; cylindrical plunger with grey rubber tip inside barrel; end tapers to small hole; top of barrel has two finger grips coming out at sides; round hollow circle at top acts as thumb grip to push plunger into barrel; needle (c) with round end covered in black rubber; needle (d) with round end; holder without needle (e) with black rubber end
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 15.3 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
b - syringe - Size: Length 14.3 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
c - needle - Size: Length 5.5 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
d - needle - Size: Length 4.1 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
e - end - Size: Length 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
H. K. Mulford Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1929
1900-1929
Date Remarks
Based on company history
Material
metal: silver
rubber: black, grey
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved on case: "IMPROVED ANTITOXIN SYRINGE // H. K. MULFORD COMPANY, // PHILADELPHIA. CHICAGO."; engraved on side: "PAT APLDFOR"; (b) engraved on syringe: "H. K. MULFORD Co. // PHILA. CHICAGO"; (d) engraved on side: "27"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-4
Condition Remarks
Metal tarnished on case (a) and syringe (b); rubber deteriorating inside syringe, on needle (c) and end (e)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality", Kny-Scheerer Co., ca. 1915, p. (similar to model #B/-9347); "History of Drug Containers and their Labels", George Griffenhagen et al., 1999, p. 88
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; the H. K. Mulford Co. was established in Philadelphia in 1891, and was taken over by Sharpe & Dohme in 1929
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B-D Ace hypodermic syringe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4826
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
000003248 a-b
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, consisting of (a) a hollow, glass cylindrical barrel that is open at both ends; the tip is cylindrical metal and has a luer-lok system to hold the needle in the small, round opening; the opposite end has a large, round opening with a round protruding lip with two flatten…
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Accession Number
000003248 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, consisting of (a) a hollow, glass cylindrical barrel that is open at both ends; the tip is cylindrical metal and has a luer-lok system to hold the needle in the small, round opening; the opposite end has a large, round opening with a round protruding lip with two flattened anti-roll sides; the plunger (b) is a hollow, frosted glass cylinder with a flat bottom and a small, round, flat thumb-push on top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 1.7 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
b - plunger- Size: Length 6.3 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar to item in 1960 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear; frosted
Inscriptions
On the outer side of the barrel, yellow-brown printing reads, "ACE // Becton, Dickinson & Co. [cursive] // MADE IN U.S.A." followed by two rows of short and long increment lines, one row interspersed with, "½ // 1 // 1½ // 2 cc" and the other by "10 // 20 // 30 m"; a symbol that looks like a leaf with "B-D" superimposed appears beside the increment lines, and also near the thumb-push end of the plunger.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-2
Condition Remarks
All parts move freely; there were slight signs of wear; there was no corrosion, and no chips, breaks or large scratches; the inner surface of the barrel had some scratches.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-2CM/B) (see attached photocopy); also see 000.003.249 and .250; CD #4
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B-D Ace hypodermic syringe

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
000003249 a-b
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, consisting of (a) a hollow, glass cylindrical barrel that is open at both ends; the tip is cylindrical metal and has a luer-lok system to hold the needle in the small, round opening; the opposite end has a large, round opening with a round protruding lip with two flatten…
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Accession Number
000003249 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, consisting of (a) a hollow, glass cylindrical barrel that is open at both ends; the tip is cylindrical metal and has a luer-lok system to hold the needle in the small, round opening; the opposite end has a large, round opening with a round protruding lip with two flattened anti-roll sides; the plunger (b) is a hollow, frosted glass cylinder with a flat bottom and a small, round, flat thumb-push on top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 1.7 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
b - plunger- Size: Length 6.3 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar to item in 1960 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear; frosted
Inscriptions
On the outer side of the barrel, yellow-brown printing reads, "ACE // Becton, Dickinson & Co. [cursive] // MADE IN U.S.A." followed by two rows of short and long increment lines, one row interspersed with, "½ // 1 // 1½ // 2 cc" and the other by "10 // 20 // 30 m"; a symbol that looks like a leaf with "B-D" superimposed appears beside the increment lines, and also near the thumb-push end of the plunger.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-2
Condition Remarks
All parts move freely; there were some scratches on the inner surface of the barrel; there was no corrosion; there were no chips, breaks, or long scratches.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-2CM/B) (see attached photocopy); also see 000.003.249 and .250; CD #4
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B-D Ace hypodermic syringe

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
000003250 a-b
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, consisting of (a) a hollow, glass cylindrical barrel that is open at both ends; the tip is cylindrical metal and has a luer-lok system to hold the needle in the small, round opening; the opposite end has a large, round opening with a round protruding lip with two flatten…
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Accession Number
000003250 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, consisting of (a) a hollow, glass cylindrical barrel that is open at both ends; the tip is cylindrical metal and has a luer-lok system to hold the needle in the small, round opening; the opposite end has a large, round opening with a round protruding lip with two flattened anti-roll sides; the plunger (b) is a hollow, frosted glass cylinder with a flat bottom and a small, round, flat thumb-push on top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 1.7 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
b - plunger- Size: Length 6.3 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar to item in 1960 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear; frosted
Inscriptions
On the outer side of the barrel, yellow-brown printing reads, "ACE // Becton, Dickinson & Co. [cursive] // MADE IN U.S.A." followed by two rows of short and long increment lines, one row interspersed with, "½ // 1 // 1½ // 2 cc" and the other by "10 // 20 // 30 m"; a symbol that looks like a leaf with "B-D" superimposed appears beside the increment lines, and also near the thumb-push end of the plunger.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-2
Condition Remarks
All parts move freely; there were some scratches on the inner surface of the barrel; there was no corrosion; there were no cracks, breaks, or large scratches.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-2CM/B) (see attached photocopy); also see 000.003.249 and .250; CD #4
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B-D Ace hypodermic syringe

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
000003305 a-b
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, which consists of a barrel (a) and a plunger (b); the barrel is hollow and cylindrical; one end has a circular opening with a flat, open lip and two flat anti-roll sides; the other end tapers to form a point, and is topped with a cylindrical metal luer-lok tip; there is …
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Accession Number
000003305 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, which consists of a barrel (a) and a plunger (b); the barrel is hollow and cylindrical; one end has a circular opening with a flat, open lip and two flat anti-roll sides; the other end tapers to form a point, and is topped with a cylindrical metal luer-lok tip; there is a small hole at the end of the tip; the barrel fits into the wider end; it is cylindrical, with two flat, closed ends; one end has a straight extending glass lip; the body of the plunger is frosted glass; the opposite end is blunt; the plunger is hollow.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 3.7 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 13.9 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
glass: clear; frosted
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Brown transfer ink on the side of the barrel reads, "ACE // Becton, Dickinson & Co. [cursive] // MADE IN U.S.A." followed on the opposite side by "5 // 10 // 15 // 20 // 25 // 30cc" set alongside one tow of short and long increment lines; a logo, a maple leaf design with "B-D" in the centre, is printed below this row.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
The metal parts showed no signs of corrosion; there were no chips or breaks; there were slight scratches on the inner surface of the barrel; the syringe was slightly dusty.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-30YL) (see attached photocopy); see also 000.003.306 and .307; CD #3
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B-D Ace hypodermic syringe

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
000003306 a-b
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, which consists of a barrel (a) and a plunger (b); the barrel is hollow and cylindrical; one end has a circular opening with a flat, open lip and two flat anti-roll sides; the other end tapers to form a point, and is topped with a cylindrical metal luer-lok tip; there is …
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Accession Number
000003306 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, which consists of a barrel (a) and a plunger (b); the barrel is hollow and cylindrical; one end has a circular opening with a flat, open lip and two flat anti-roll sides; the other end tapers to form a point, and is topped with a cylindrical metal luer-lok tip; there is a small hole at the end of the tip; the barrel fits into the wider end; it is cylindrical, with two flat, closed ends; one end has a straight extending glass lip; the body of the plunger is frosted glass; the opposite end is blunt; the plunger is hollow.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 3.7 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 13.9 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
glass: clear; frosted
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Brown transfer ink on the side of the barrel reads, "ACE // Becton, Dickinson & Co. [cursive] // MADE IN U.S.A." followed on the opposite side by "5 // 10 // 15 // 20 // 25 // 30cc" set alongside one tow of short and long increment lines; a logo, a maple leaf design with "B-D" in the centre, is printed below this row.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
The metal parts showed no signs of corrosion; there were no chips or breaks; there were slight scratches on the inner surface of the barrel; the syringe was slightly dusty.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-30YL) (see attached photocopy); see also 000.003.305 and .307; CD #3
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B-D Ace hypodermic syringe

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
000003307 a-b
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, which consists of a barrel (a) and a plunger (b); the barrel is hollow and cylindrical; one end has a circular opening with a flat, open lip and two flat anti-roll sides; the other end tapers to form a point, and is topped with a cylindrical metal luer-lok tip; there is …
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Accession Number
000003307 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
B-D Ace hypodermic syringe, which consists of a barrel (a) and a plunger (b); the barrel is hollow and cylindrical; one end has a circular opening with a flat, open lip and two flat anti-roll sides; the other end tapers to form a point, and is topped with a cylindrical metal luer-lok tip; there is a small hole at the end of the tip; the barrel fits into the wider end; it is cylindrical, with two flat, closed ends; one end has a straight extending glass lip; the body of the plunger is frosted glass; the opposite end is blunt; the plunger is hollow.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 3.7 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 13.9 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
glass: clear; frosted
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Brown transfer ink on the side of the barrel reads, "ACE // Becton, Dickinson & Co. [cursive] // MADE IN U.S.A." followed on the opposite side by "5 // 10 // 15 // 20 // 25 // 30cc" set alongside one tow of short and long increment lines; a logo, a maple leaf design with "B-D" in the centre, is printed below this row.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
The metal parts showed no signs of corrosion; there were no chips or breaks; there were slight scratches on the inner surface of the barrel; the syringe was slightly dusty.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-30YL) (see attached photocopy); see also 000.003.305 and .306; CD #4
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B-D luer-lok multifit hypodermic syringe

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
000003327 a-b
Description
B-D luer-lok multifit hypodermic syringe, which consists of a hollow, ground-glass plunger (b) that slides into a graduated 10-cc glass barrel (a) that tapers to a metal luer-lok tip; the luer-lok tip accomodates and locks the needle into place; the other end has a prominent lip with two flattened,…
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Accession Number
000003327 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
B-D luer-lok multifit hypodermic syringe, which consists of a hollow, ground-glass plunger (b) that slides into a graduated 10-cc glass barrel (a) that tapers to a metal luer-lok tip; the luer-lok tip accomodates and locks the needle into place; the other end has a prominent lip with two flattened, anti-roll sides; the glass plunger has a flat tip and a small, round, flat thumb push at the top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 10.8 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Becton, Dickinson
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Similar item identified in 1960s catalogue
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear; frosted
Inscriptions
Printed on the glass barrel: " 2 4 6 8 10CC // mtz [the "m" superscripted, the "z" subscripted] // B-D LUER-LOK // MULTIFIT // MADE IN U.S.A. // S"; printed on the plunger: "mtz [the "m" superscripted, the "z" subscripted]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
The plunger was stuck in the barrel; the syringer showed only minor signs of wear
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-10YL) (see attached photocopy); CD #3
Research Facts
Arrived in metal steritube 000.003.326
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B-D Luer-Lok multifit syringe

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Dates
1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995003017 a-c
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) cardboard box with a dark green lid and white bottom; (b) cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer Lok tip and a 10 cc capacity; (c) cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end; needle put in extra box.
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Accession Number
995003017 a-c
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) cardboard box with a dark green lid and white bottom; (b) cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer Lok tip and a 10 cc capacity; (c) cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end; needle put in extra box.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - syringe box - Size: Length 15.5 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 2.8 cm.
b - syringe - Size: Length 11.5 cm. x Width 2.8 cm. x Diameter1.4 cm.
c - syringe plunger - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Width 2.0 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
Material
cardboard: white; dark green
metal: silver
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Label on box top reads: "JFO Regular J. Frank O'Meara Limited Ottawa Canada 10cc Luer Glass
Tip Eccentric Hypodermic Syringe"; side of syringe reads: "B-D Luer-Lok Multifit Made in
U.S.A." and 10cc scale
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
Syringe and box were very dirty and dusty (especially the box); syringe appears to be
unused or used very little
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw; CD #1
Images
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