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Microscope

Physical Description:
brass; glass; metal (microscope material)
wood; metal; velvet (case material)
Measurements:
microscope: 27.2 cm x 8.9 cm x 8.3 cm; 10 11/16 in x 3 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in
case: 11.5 cm x 29.8 cm x 12.9 cm; 4 1/2 in x 11 3/4 in x 5 1/16 in
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
nineteenth century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Charles and Melva Milauskas
ID Number:
1981.0561.01
Catalog number:
1981.0561.01
Accession number:
1981.0561
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-68e8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1349058
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Golden Peacock Shampoo

Maker:
Paris Toilet Company  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
paper (container material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 7/8 in; 16.1925 cm x 5.715 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
shampoo
hair care product
Other Terms:
Cosmetics; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Place made:
United States: Tennessee, Paris
Date made:
1913-1927
Subject:
Hair Care Products  Search this
ID Number:
1978.0883.084
Accession number:
1978.0883
Catalog number:
1978.0883.084
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Hair Care Products
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-491b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_716460
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Surgical Set

Maker:
Arnold, Francis  Search this
Physical Description:
wood, mahogany (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
fabric, velvet (overall material)
metal, steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 16 1/4 in x 7 5/8 in; 7.62 cm x 41.275 cm x 19.3675 cm
Object Name:
Amputation Set
amputation set
surgical set
Other Terms:
Amputation Set; Surgical Set
Subject:
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
ID Number:
MG.302606.219
Accession number:
302606
Catalog number:
302606.219
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f427-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1055035

Surgical Set

Maker:
George Tiemann and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
fabric, velvet (overall material)
fabric, silk (overall material)
metal, steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.2 cm x 13.2 cm x 2.3 cm; 2 13/16 in x 5 3/16 in x 7/8 in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 5 in x 3 1/8 in; 3.175 cm x 12.7 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
Pocket Case
pocket case
Other Terms:
Pocket Case; surgical set; General Surgery
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1855-1864
1833-1863
Subject:
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09263
Accession number:
218383
218383
Catalog number:
M-09263
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-ec84-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1057170
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magnifier

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 2.2 cm x 1.8 cm x 1.3 cm; 7/8 in x 11/16 in x 1/2 in
average spatial: 1.5 cm x 3.2 cm; 9/16 in x 1 1/4 in
Object Name:
Magnifier
Other Terms:
Magnifier; Microscopy; Accessories and Parts
Associated place:
United States: Illinois, Urbana
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Associated dates:
1946 12 16 / 1946 12 16
Credit Line:
Miss Charlotte B. Ward
ID Number:
MG.M-09754
Accession number:
174919
Catalog number:
M-09754
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f32a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060079

spectacles, set

Physical Description:
metal, white (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
extended: 2.5 cm x 11.5 cm x 10 cm; 31/32 in x 4 17/32 in x 3 15/16 in
overall: 2 cm x 12.8 cm x 5 cm; 25/32 in x 5 1/32 in x 1 31/32 in
Object Name:
Spectacles
Case
spectacles, set
Other Terms:
Case; Spectacles; Vision Aids
Subject:
Ophthalmology  Search this
Credit Line:
Dache M. Reeves
ID Number:
MG.M-11317
Accession number:
260033
Catalog number:
M-11317
M-11317.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0aaa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1067995
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Dappen Glasses (2)

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
dappen medicament glass
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09104
Catalog number:
M-09104
Accession number:
218383
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-5549-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1402599

Drug Case

Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 5 1/2 in x 4 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 13.97 cm x 11.1125 cm
overall: 5 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
drug kit
homeopathic preparations
Date made:
ca. 1880
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss E. P. Custis
ID Number:
MG.M-06954
Catalog number:
M-06954
214851.71
Accession number:
214851
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-6d94-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1413880
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nerve instruments, dental, set; dental instrument, set

Measurements:
overall, as stored: 2 1/2 in x 7 in x 7/8 in; 6.35 cm x 17.78 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
nerve instruments, dental, set
dental instrument, set
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-08232
Catalog number:
M-08232
Accession number:
218383
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-d9ff-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1445545
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X-Ray Compression Cone

Object Name:
x-ray compression cone
Cones, X-Ray Tube, Batch of
Other Terms:
Cones, X-Ray Tube, Batch of; Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09480.5
Catalog number:
M-09480
Accession number:
228888
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-0e7a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1519104
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Syringe

Maker:
Parke, Davis and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
handle, finger rest (?? material)
metal, steel (plunger, thumb rest material)
metal, steel (?? material)
metal, steel (barrell material)
metal, steel (tip, screw material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 2 1/8 in x 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Syringes
syringe, dental
Other Terms:
Syringes; Hypodermic
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09219
Catalog number:
M-09219
Accession number:
218383
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-76d4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_720988
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Syringe

Physical Description:
metal (plunger, thumb rest material)
metal (barrel material)
metal (handle, finger rest material)
metal (tip, screw material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 1.905 cm x 13.335 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
syringe
syringe, dental
Other Terms:
Hypodermic
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09221
Catalog number:
M-09221
Accession number:
218383
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-7840-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_720997
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Sphygmomanometer

Maker:
Taylor Instrument Co.  Search this
Object Name:
sphygmomanometer
Other Terms:
Diagnostic Medicine
Date made:
1959
ID Number:
MG.M-09460
Catalog number:
M-09460
Accession number:
228690
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-74f4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_723400

Gavel

Measurements:
overall: 10 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; x 27.305 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Gavel
Other Terms:
Gavel; Medicine
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09306
Catalog number:
M-09306
Accession number:
218383
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-627a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_723667

Westphal Specific Gravity Balance

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 9 in x 6 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 22.86 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
Specific Gravity Balance
Object Type:
balance
Other Terms:
Medicine
Subject:
Weights & Measures  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Rockefeller Institute through Dr. Detlev W. Bronk, President
ID Number:
MG.M-09350
Catalog number:
M-09350
224610.02
Accession number:
224610
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6759-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_723835
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Dental Bur

Measurements:
burr: 1 3/4 in x 1/8 in; 4.445 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
Burr
Other Terms:
Burr; Dentistry
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09307
Catalog number:
M-09307
Accession number:
218383
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6fe7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724030

Rack for Dental Tools

Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in; 4.445 cm x 3.81 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
Rack, Instrument
Other Terms:
Rack, Instrument; Dentistry
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09068
Catalog number:
M-09068
Accession number:
218383
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-4d92-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724608

Screwposts "Blue Island Brand"

Maker:
Blue Island Specialty Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11/32 in x 3 in x 2 3/32 in; .889 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.334 cm
Object Name:
Reamers, Spiral
reamers, spiral
screwposts for anchoring inlay
Other Terms:
Reamers, Spiral; Dentistry
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09107
Catalog number:
M-09107
Accession number:
218383
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-5523-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724743

Hoskins Electric Dental Furnace

Maker:
Hoskins Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 4 in; 15.875 cm x 13.97 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Electric Furnace
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
ca1908
ca. 1908
Credit Line:
Gift of Hoskins Manufacturing Company, through Mr. Leslie S. Morrison, Secretary and Treasurer
ID Number:
MG.M-09398
Catalog number:
M-09398
Accession number:
225115
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-0a86-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_725510

Apron

Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 in x 13 1/2 in; 48.26 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
Apron, Pharmacist
Credit Line:
J. Stanley Falck
ID Number:
MG.M-09475
Catalog number:
M-09475
Accession number:
232068
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6216-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_725764

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