waist pack set, for insulin pump

waist pack set, for insulin pump

Description
Custom-made fabric waist pack for an insulin pump with zippered closure and belt loop on back. Pack is made of a plush beige material with a pink heart sewn to front. Set includes a matching pack for a toy bear - Rufus: The Bear with Diabetes (see 2017.0192.01). Label inside the packs reads: www.myownstylepack.com. The pack was made by the donor's mother who began a small business (myownstylepack.com) making custom pump packs for children with diabetes.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
waist pack set, for insulin pump
date made
2004-2017
maker
Papenfuss, Janet Katherine
Physical Description
fabric (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall (insulin pump pack): 8.3 cm x 12 cm x 2.8 cm; 3 9/32 in x 4 23/32 in x 1 3/32 in
overall (toy pack): 6.4 cm x 9 cm x 2.2 cm; 2 17/32 in x 3 17/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
2017.0192.07
accession number
2017.0192
catalog number
2017.0192.07
Credit Line
Gift of Kaitlin Marie and Janet Katherine
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Health & Medicine
Diabetes
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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