Hypodermic Syringe

Hypodermic Syringe

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Hypodermic syringe with steel frame, screw piston, and needle, and glass barrel. The “G. TIEMANN & CO. / MANUFACTURERS / OF / SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS / 107 PARK ROW, N.Y.” inscription in the lid of the case indicates a date on or after 1886.
Ref: G. Tiemann & Co., The American Armamentarium Chirugicum (New York, 1879), p. 71.
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Object Name
Syringe Kit
syringe kit
Other Terms
Syringe Kit; Hypodermic
date made
after 1886
George Tiemann and Company
Tiemann, George
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
metal, steel (plunger material)
metal, steel (tip, screw material)
glass (barrel, fenestrated material)
metal, steel (needle material)
metal, steel (barrel, fenestrated material)
overall: 1 1/8 in x 3 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 9.525 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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