Becton Dickinson Optimus prototype

Becton Dickinson Optimus prototype

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Description
White and gray plastic blood glucose monitor with LCD display panel and blue button on the front. Handwritten "83" on front of blood glucose monitor; simulated test strip protrudes from the top end. Barcode on the back.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
blood glucose monitor prototype
date made
2000
maker
Becton, Dickinson & Company
place made
United States: New Jersey, Franklin Lakes
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
blood glucose monitor: 8.1 cm x 4.8 cm x 1.8 cm; 3 3/16 in x 1 7/8 in x 23/32 in
ID Number
2014.0140.06
accession number
2014.0140
catalog number
2014.0140.06
Credit Line
Gift of Jeffrey Roe
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National Museum of American History
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