Bypass Pump

Bypass Pump

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Object Name
Pumps, Mechanical Heart
pump, mechanical heart
pump, artificial heart
Other Terms
Pumps, Mechanical Heart; Surgery, Cardiac; Medicine
associated date
associated institution
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
associated person
Halkett, James A. E.
Sewell, William H.
location of prior holder
United States: Massachusetts
United States: Massachusetts, Sherborn
Physical Description
"lucite" (pump, mechanical heart material)
metal, steel (pump, mechanical heart material)
rubber (pump, mechanical heart material)
pump, mechanical heart: 27.5 cm x 40.5 cm x 7.5 cm; 10 13/16 in x 15 15/16 in x 2 15/16 in
pump, mechanical heart: 11 in x 13 3/8 in x 3 in; 27.94 cm x 34.036 cm x 7.62 cm
overall: 11 1/8 in x 13 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 28.2575 cm x 34.29 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
James A. E. Halkett, M.D. and Adam Wesolow, M.D. (Sigmund Adam Wesolowski)
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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