Hypodermic Syringe

Hypodermic Syringe

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Syringe Kit
syringe kit
Other Terms
Syringe Kit; Hypodermic
date made
after 1886
maker
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)
Measurements
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
MG.M-06584
catalog number
M-06584
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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