Eclipse Bifurcated Needle Syringe

Eclipse Bifurcated Needle Syringe

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Usage conditions apply
Disposable syringe used for small pox immunization. The syringe is split into two pieces, and must be assembled at the time of use.
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Object Name
syringe, hypodermic
date made
ca 2007
Becton, Dickinson and Company
place made
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
packaging: 2 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 13.97 cm x 1.27 cm
stem: 1 in x 3 3/16 in x 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 8.09625 cm x 1.27 cm
needle: 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 6.0325 cm x 1.27 cm
overall: 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 13.97 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Becton, Dickinson and Company
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
The Antibody Initiative
Antibody Initiative: Smallpox
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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