Syringe

Syringe

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description
This hypodermic syringe with metal plunger and frame and 20 c.c. glass barrel resembles the "Record" syringe introduced in 1906 by the Berlin instrument firm of Dewitt & Herz.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Syringe Kit
syringe kit
Other Terms
Syringe Kit; Hypodermic
Physical Description
glass (barrel material)
metal, steel (cap material)
metal, steel (case, needle material)
metal, steel (needles(3) material)
metal, steel (plunger material)
metal, steel (barrel material)
metal, steel (tip, force material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/2 in x 4 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 3.81 cm x 11.7475 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
MG.309903.29
accession number
309903
catalog number
309903.29
Credit Line
Harold S. and Dr. Theodore J. Blinder
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Note: Comment submission is temporarily unavailable while we make improvements to the site. We apologize for the interruption. If you have a question relating to the museum's collections, please first check our Collections FAQ. If you require a personal response, please use our Contact page.