Stomach Pump


Brass and ivory stomach pump. The “H. HUTCHINSON / NORFOLK ST. / SHEFFIELD” inscription is that of an English surgical instrument firm active through much of the nineteenth century.

Associated Name: Hutchinson & Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, Sheffield

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.0466.01Catalog Number: 1984.0466.01Accession Number: 1984.0466

Object Name: clysterstomach pumpenema

Physical Description: wood; ; bone; paper; brass; fabric; steel (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 5/8 in x 8 1/2 in x 4 in; 4.1275 cm x 21.59 cm x 10.16 cmcase: 1 5/8 in x 8 1/2 in x 4 in; 4.1275 cm x 21.59 cm x 10.16 cmpump: 7 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 19.05 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cmhose: 16 in x 3/4 in; 40.64 cm x 1.905 cm


Record Id: nmah_1424973

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