Syringe

Syringe

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Description
The “CONSOLIDATED DENTAL MFG. CO.” inscription on the side of this steel syringe is that of a firm that was in business by 1890.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Syringe
Other Terms
Syringe; Hypodermic
Physical Description
metal, (barrel material)
metal, (handle, finger rest material)
metal, (tip,screw material)
metal, steel (plunger, thumb rest material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 in; 11.43 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
MG.M-06575
catalog number
M-06575
accession number
197642
Credit Line
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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