Syringe (2 c.c.)

Syringe (2 c.c.)

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Description
Glass syringe with inscriptions that read “B-D YALE / LUER-LOK / Becton Dickinson & Co.” and “7376Y”. Text on the cardboard box states that this is made of “RESISTANCE GLASS” and covered by patents 1,742,497 and 1,793,068.
Ref: Fairleigh S. Dickinson, “Hypodermic Syringe,” U.S. Patent 1,742,497 (Jan. 7, 1930).
Fairleigh S. Dickinson, “Hypodermic Syringe and Needle Therefor,” U.S. Patent 1,793,068 (Feb. 17, 1931).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
syringe, hypodermic
Other Terms
Hypodermic
maker
Becton, Dickinson and Company
Physical Description
glass (plunger material)
glass (barrel material)
metal, steel (tip, luer lock material)
Measurements
box: 1 1/2 in x 4 in x 3/4 in; 3.81 cm x 10.16 cm x 1.905 cm
syringe: 3 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
MG.M-11045
catalog number
M-11045
accession number
259201
Credit Line
Gift of George Washington University, School of Pharmacy; Accession 259201 (1964)
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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