Faichney's Insulin Hypodermic Needle

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
needle
needle, insulin
syringe
date made
ca 1930s
maker
Faichney Instrument Corporation
Physical Description
cardboard (packaging material)
steel (needle material)
Measurements
overall: 5 cm x 2.5 cm x 1.8 cm; 1 31/32 in x 31/32 in x 23/32 in
box: 1 in x 2 in x 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 5.08 cm x .9525 cm
needle, bagged: 1 5/8 in x 1 in x 1/4 in; 4.1275 cm x 2.54 cm x .635 cm
place made
United States: New York, Watertown
ID Number
1985.0475.809
catalog number
1985.0475.809
accession number
1985.0475
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Diabetes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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