All Objects In All Collections: Objects 241 - 255 of 674

995.2.2: Hammer, PercussionHammer, Percussion, 1945-1994 TAYLOR percussion hammer with black triangular head attached to solid 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.
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.
993.990.1: 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'.
993.914.1: HandleHandle, 1952-1977 BARD-PARKER handle. 'BARD-PARKER 550-1', 'PAT PEND. MADE IN USA' stamped into surface. Owner's name 'WILKIE' etched into surface.
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...
995.4.42: HominitHominit, 1930-1939 Cube shaped wrap around cardboard box containing 11 "CREME" coloured blocks [prism shaped] of Hominit, a resinous material used as part of the 'Poller Moulage process'. Hominit is a quick-setting positive material used when hot for mold making. Invented by Dr Alphonse Poller [of Vienna], it is used in conjunction with Negocoll (elastic hydrocolloidal composition) and Celerit [Registered Trade Marks]. Suppliers name and address "KERN COMPANY 136 LIBERTY ST. NEW YORK, N.Y." printed on internal lid surface. Summary of the method of use as quoted from The Ideal Materials for Plastic...
2006.163.1: HookHook, 20th Cent. Sharp ended hook, minor surgical instrument. Manufacturer’s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] stamped into the handle.
993.701.1: Hook, ObstetricHook, Obstetric, 20th Cent. BRAUN's blunt hook with cross handle. Manufacturer’s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] stamped into the surface.
993.663.1: Human SkullHuman Skull A human skull with the top of the cranium cut so that it can be lifted off to view the interior cavity. Copper alloy fittings attached to the sides to join the cranium [one hook is missing]. The mandible attaches to the lower cranium with spring fittings. Red and blue pigment applied to surface areas.
993.662.1: Human Skull, Front SectionHuman Skull, Front Section Front section of human skull used for teaching, showing the eye sockets, sinuses and maxilla [coloured cords are attached]. The mounted skull is divided into three sections which are joined together by brass hinges with hooks holding the sections together.
993.1008.1: Hypodermic CaseHypodermic Case, 1891-1940 Hinged case with lift-out frame containing metal syringe with semi-round graduated [20ml] piston rod, 2 regular pointed needles in holders, 1 holder, 2 empty glass tubes of tabloids with cork stopper, No.88 morphine tartrate [16mgm.] and No.30 Digitalin [amorphous] gr. 1/100 [0.00065 gm]. Manufacturer's details ' BAILEY LONDON' stamped into case lid and piston rod thumb rest.
2005.20.31: Hypodermic Syringe CaseHypodermic Syringe Case, 1945-1975 Pocket hypodermic syringe case curved to conform to a syringe body, six tablet vials and two needles. The case contains YALE B-D LOK 2cc syringe type 32887 [not original to the set], three empty tabloid vials with cork stoppers and two needles YALE B-D 26 , YALE B-D 22. 'Admiral' is stamped onto one side of the case and 'BECTON.DICKINSON & CO RUTHERFORD.N.J' on the other. Incomplete. Case dimensions given.