All Objects In All Collections: Objects 211 - 225 of 605

997.17.1: Gibson's Lozenge TinGibson's Lozenge Tin, 1898-1922 Colourful decorated rectangular tin box. Held 7 lbs net of 'GIBSON'S Linseed Liquorice and Chloroform LOZENGE', manufactured by 'Robert Gibson and Sons Ltd, Manchester, England'. The lid is decorated with R & G trademark design. On the front and back the contents of a lozenge is specified 'Contain:-3% Chloroform; .312% Æther; 1.2 Muc. Linseed .03%Ol. Anisi; .0075% Ol. Menth. Pip; .075% Tinct. Capsici 10.00% Ext Glycyrrhizæ; Gum, sugar lozenge basis, q.s.' and 'COMPOSED OF OIL OF PEPPERMINT, ANISEED, LINSEED, EXTRACT OF CAYENNE, EXTRACT OF LIQUORICE, 3% CHLOROFORM AND .312% ETHER. THESE...
2006.264.1: GougeGouge, 20th Cent. Heavy handled gouge with rounded blade end 15mm width. Manufacturer's details 'STILLE' & 'SWEDEN' stamped into handle.
2006.265.1: GougeGouge, 20th Cent. Heavy handled gouge with rounded blade end 12mm width. Manufacturer's details 'STILLE' & 'SWEDEN' and 'O.R. V.G.H' [operating room, Vancouver General Hospital] stamped into handle.
993.214.1: HaemacytometerHaemacytometer, 1901-1950 Haemacytometer in red leather case consisting of two graduated mixing pipettes for both red and white corpuscles, two tubes for pipettes with mouth-piece and a Thoma [Hawksley] counting chamber. The Thoma's counting chamber has a cell with a uniform depth of 0.1 m/m; the bottom of the cell is ruled into 400 squares, each having an area of 1/400th of a square millimeter. 'BLUTKÖRPERZÄHLAPPARAT' and manufacturer's name 'CARL ZEISS JENA' embossed into lid in gold coloured print. Case dimensions given.
993.66.1: HaemacytometerHaemacytometer, 1935-1975 Haemacytometer in red leather covered case consisting of graduated blood counting pipettes for both red and white corpuscles, tube with mount and double Neubauer counting chamber with cover glass. 'Haemacytometer' embossed into lid in gold coloured lettering. Name of owner 'J.C. Poole' written on strip of tape adhering to lid surface.
993.178.1: HaemoglobinometerHaemoglobinometer, 1920-1929 'The Dare Hemoglobinometer' in case with 'New Dare Hemoglobinometer' leaflet. The instrument consists of: measuring apparatus with a revolving scale standardized to 16 grams to which a telescopic tube with screw-on eye piece attaches, battery handle with light source attachment, candle with bracket and holder, spare lamp, 2 piece lancet. The instrument name and manufacturer's information is printed in gold lettering on the inside lid of the case reading 'The Dare hemoglobinometer, made and guaranteed by Rieker Instrument Co., Philadelphia, Pa., U.S.A.' and 'The Dare hemoglobinometer' is...
993.68.1: HaemometerHaemometer, 1935-1975 Sahli-Leitz haemometer in black leather case lined with velvet and blue silk, consisting of housing with 2x cylindrical colour standards, double-graduated round measuring tube, capillary pipette [broken], stirring rod, calibrated round 40mm vial, tube with mount, cleaning brush and directions for use. Incomplete.
993.188.1: Hammer, PercussionHammer, Percussion, 1911-1950 Percussion hammer with plated metal handle, leadened head with rubber ring. Makers name ' HAWKINS LONDON' stamped into handle.
995.2.2: Hammer, PercussionHammer, Percussion, 1945-1994 TAYLOR percussion hammer with black triangular head attached to solid handle.
995.4.72: Hammer, PercussionHammer, Percussion, 1911-1960 TAYLOR percussion hammer. Triangular shaped, orange-brown rubber hammer head secured with screws to either side into a solid nickel-plated handle. Manufacturer's details 'YOUNG&SONS EDINBURGH' stamped into handle.
993.1161.1: Hammer, PercussionHammer, Percussion, c. 1950 TAYLOR percussion hammer with solid handle. 'G.A. INGRAM CO.' & 'GERMANY' stamped into handle shaft. 'Dr. Norman Arnott' scratched into handle.
993.990.1: Hand FluoroscopeHand Fluoroscope, c. 1920 Patterson X-ray hand-held fluoroscope. Pyramid-shaped hood with a fluoroscopic screen attached to widest end [8x10 inch viewing area] with plastic protection sheet. The smaller end of the hood, the viewing port, is curved with a furred cushion. The handle is missing. Manufacturer's plaque attached 'Patterson X-RAY Screens'.
993.1002.1: Hazen's KratometerHazen's Kratometer, 1910-1944 HAZEN's Kratometer [also known as Keratometer or ophthalometer]. A cased instrument consisting of a stand with a set screw table clamp to which a head, with a battery guide and eye cup, is slotted into and held in place by a set screw, with the convergence rod. A card carrier, holding a printed card [Jaeger standard] with writing on one side and a vertical line on the other, slides along the convergence rod which has a graduation scale of 10cm -37cm. The two 'Batteries' each have fifteen prism lenses; one battery contains prisms with strength graduating from 1 degree to 15, by degree...
993.604.1: HeartometerHeartometer, 1940-1949 Electric 'Heartometer' to measure and record blood pressure, pulse rate, heart action and vascular circulation. Comprising of a Bakelite portable cabinet with door mounted on hinges and electrical lead with plug. The door opens to reveal a 'Heartograph', a rotating circular recording graph mounted in the center and 2 pressure sensitive pointers carrying a stylus [filled with either red or green ink] at their free end. Results were printed directly onto the graphs. When not in use, the pointers are lifted away from the graph by wire arms. A draw in the cabinet contains a flexible hosing...
993.234.1: Homeopathic Apothecary Traveling BoxHomeopathic Apothecary Traveling Box, c. 1900 Polished wooden case with hinged lift-up lid. The lid is lined with black leather which has the suppliers name and address stamped in gold lettering 'R. SKINNER HOMOEOPATHIC CHEMIST HIGH ST BROMLEY. KENT.' There are also 2 pockets labelled 'PLASTER', within one pocket is a small leather bound folder stamped 'CALENDULA' [a genus of plants] in gold lettering. To open the draw a brass pin must first be removed. A brass handle opens the drawer which is divided into 4 sections with a leather cover for the far right-hand side section. The case contains 12 pill bottles with corks [10 tied with...