Gelfoam Absorbable Gelatin Sponge

Gelfoam Absorbable Gelatin Sponge

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Object Name
sponge
pharmaceutical
date made
after 1947
maker
Upjohn Company
place made
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Physical Description
cardboard (packaging material)
paper (insert material)
gelatin (inside active ingredients)
metal (container material)
glass (container material)
Measurements
overall: 8.5 cm x 3.5 cm x 3.5 cm; 3 11/32 in x 1 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in
overall, box: 3 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 3.4925 cm x 3.4925 cm
vial: 3 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
2012.0046.16
accession number
2012.0046
catalog number
2012.0046.16
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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