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Dalkon Shield Intrauterine Device, Small (Nulliparous Model)

Dalkon Shield Intrauterine Device, Small (Nulliparous Model)

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Currently not on view
Object Name
contraceptive, intrauterine device
patent date
1972-01-11
maker
A. H. Robins Company
place made
United States: Virginia, Richmond
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
paper (overall material)
yellow, brownish (overall color)
blue (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 10.2 cm x 31 cm x 1.5 cm; 4 in x 12 3/16 in x 9/16 in
overall: 12 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 31.115 cm x 10.4775 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
1989.0162.01
catalog number
1989.0162.01
accession number
1989.0162
patent number
3633574
Credit Line
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Food and Drug Administration
subject
Women's Health
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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