Spinal (Quincke) Yale B-D Lok-Needle, No 462LNR, includes box

Spinal (Quincke) Yale B-D Lok-Needle, No 462LNR, includes box

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Description
Spinal nerve block needle with a sharp, beveled point. The form was introduced in 1891 by Heinrich Irenaeus Quincke (1842-1922), a neurologist in Kiel.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Hypodermic Needle, Spinal
hypodermic needle, spinal
syringe
Other Terms
Hypodermic Needle, Spinal; Hypodermic Needle , Spinal; Hypodermic Neeedle; Drug Administrator
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
steel (overall material)
maroon (overall color)
silver (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 2 cm x 10.2 cm x 1.8 cm; 13/16 in x 4 in x 11/16 in
overall: 3/4 in x 4 in x 5/8 in; 1.905 cm x 10.16 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
1993.0014.26
catalog number
1993.0014.26
accession number
1993.0014
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Steven Radoff
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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