Steel syringe with a “CONSOLIDATED DENTAL MFG. CO.” inscription on the side. That firm was in business in New York by 1890.

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Armed Forces Institute of Pathology

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-06575Catalog Number: M-06575Accession Number: 197642

Object Name: SyringeOther Terms: Syringe; Hypodermic

Physical Description: metal, (barrel material)metal, (handle, finger rest material)metal, (tip,screw material)metal, steel (plunger, thumb rest material)Measurements: overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 in; 11.43 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.54 cm


Record Id: nmah_720998

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.