All Objects In All Collections: Objects 271 - 285 of 635

2006.62.1: LachrymotomeLachrymotome, 20th Cent. Long metal tool with a curved tapered end, thumb rest on plunger stem, finger ring on collar. The plunger operates a blade.
993.640.1: Lamp, TherapeuticLamp, Therapeutic, c. 1930 'ALPINE SUN LAMP' ['KROMAYER LAMP'] for therapeutic use. Inside the lamp is an arc tube containing mercury and a disc with 4 graduated size holes and a disc of green glass used to emit different diameter and colour light beams. Externally attached are 2 wooden disc handles, an electrical socket, an 'OPERATOMETER' and a fitting to which the arm bracket attaches. The arm bracket would also attach to a stand which is missing.
999.3.83: Lamp, U.V.Lamp, U.V., 1942-1959 A portable ultraviolet lamp consisting of a black lamp tube housed in a black coated casing. The black lamp emits long-wave UVA radiation and little visible light. The exposure of rays can be regulated by turning a perforated shield around the tube. There are two different size perforations. \'MFG. BY SYLVANIA ELECTRIC PRODUCTS INC. SALEM. MASS. U.S.A.\' is stamped into the shield. The label adhering to the casing reads \'X-220 ASSEMBLY H-35 REPLACEMENT LAMP ELECTRONIC LABORATORIES INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA PATENTED\'.
993.23.1: LancetLancet, 19th Cent. Spear-pointed single blade lancet with tortoise-shell guards, stamped with makers name 'JOHNSON LONDON'
998.10.9: LancetLancet, 19th Cent. Fixed steel lancet blade with flat ebony handle and sheath with relief decoration along the edges. Manufacturer's details stamped into metal 'J. FENTON & SONS SHEFFIELD', 'SHEFFIELD ENGLAND' and 'GOVERNMENT OF CANADA'. Dimensions given are for lancet only.
993.18.1: Lancet SetLancet Set, 1840-1860 Silver etui with 4 thumb lancets. The lancet case has relief decoration over surface and contains 4 thumb lancets which have tortoiseshell guards protecting the blade. No makers marks on the case but each lancet blade has the inscription 'CAPRON A PARIS'.
993.613.1: Lantern Slide, Lantern Slide, "Director of Records", 1920-1929 Glass lantern slide of a cartoon by Ernest LeMessurier; "DIRECTOR OF RECORDS". The cartoon depicts Dr Ponton sitting listening to a phonograph which is labeled 'MACEACHERN' and underneath "HIS MASTERS VOICE". The image is framed and sandwiched with a cover glass, the edges are taped to seal the enclosed. The artist's signature, E. LeMessurier, can be seen towards the bottom of the slide.
993.612.1: Lantern Slide, Dr. McKintoshLantern Slide, Dr. McKintosh, 1916-1929 Glass lantern slide of a cartoon by Ernest LeMessurier. The cartoon depicts Dr. McKintosh standing on a cut tree stump wearing work overalls and a helmet holding a pitch folk saying "Fellow citizens I may be back here with you before long". There are two bulls and a horse looking on saying "He's all bull like my old man" and "Horse laugh for you Doc". The image is framed and sandwiched with a cover glass, the edges are taped to seal the enclosed. The artist's signature, E. LeMessurier, can be seen in bottom left-hand corner.
993.610.1: Lantern Slide, Re:ProhibitionLantern Slide, Re:Prohibition, c. 1920 Glass lantern slide of page 18, "The Daily Province,Vancouver" newspaper, concerning prohibition. Headline reads; "THE VERDICT OF THE PEOPLE" with a list of leading physicians. The image is framed and sandwiched with a cover glass, the edges are taped to seal the enclosed.
993.611.1: Lantern Slide, The Lantern Slide, The "Hot Dog" Vendor, 1916-1929 Glass lantern slide of a cartoon by Ernest LeMessurier; "The Hot Dog Vendor". The cartoon depicts Dr. Dan McLellan holding a scythe in one hand, which is dripping with blood, and a saw in the other. A dog, seated, is saying "My gawd Doc have a heart". The image is framed and sandwiched with a cover glass, the edges are taped to seal the enclosed. The artist's signature, E. LeMessurier, can be seen in the bottom right-hand corner.
993.607.1: Lantern Slides, HistologyLantern Slides, Histology, 1901-1960 Thirteen glass lantern slides with images of histological subjects for teaching purposes. Each image is framed and sandwiched with a cover glass, the edges are taped to seal the enclosed. The slides were received in a 'ROYAL LANTERN PLATE' box, '1 DOZ. 3¼ x 4 EM.No. 5041'. Dimensions given are for individual slide.
993.609.1: Lantern Slides, Pathology of the HeartLantern Slides, Pathology of the Heart, 1911-1960 Twenty lantern slides [4 x 3¼ inches] illustrating diseases of the heart. Each image is framed and sandwiched with a cover glass, the edges are taped to seal the enclosed. The images are taken from a publication(s) and show their figure number and description.
993.608.1: Lantern Slides, Pediatric OrthopedicsLantern Slides, Pediatric Orthopedics, 1915-1940 Nine glass lantern slides illustrating pediatric orthopedics in a 'PHYSICIAN'S FILE' box with 'CORRECTIVE DIETS FOR INFANTS' in gold lettering on lid and a sticker with 'Pam 31' hand written in ink. The slides [4 x 3.5 inches] illustrate cures referred to in "Report in Faith Healing". Each image is framed and sandwiched with a cover glass, the edges are taped to seal the enclosed. The doctor's initials 'W.B.B.' are written in red ink at the top left-hand corner of each slide. Three slides are images of children and six are x-rays. File box dimensions given.
2011.11.1: Lens MeasurerLens Measurer, 1950-1998 Lens measurer comprising of a white round enamel dioptric dial face marked 0-10 with + and - scales and '"CONSOL" LENS MEASURE' printed in black lettering. Blued steel finger pointer. Glazed dial face cover. Metal casing. At the top of the casing are three prongs, two fixed on the outside and a spring-loaded movable pin in the center, with a protective cover. Beneath the prongs 'REG. No. 573041' is stamped into the surface.
993.149.1: Lenses, TrialLenses, Trial, c. 1899 155 lenses of various sizes, types and shades are framed with gold and silver plate and slotted in vertical rows cut in tray. Box housing tray covered with patterned red leather and lined with red suede and silk. A letter of guarantee from manufacturer E.B. Meyrowitz dated May 10th 1899 accompanied the lenses. Guarantee states 'This is to certify that this set of trial lenses, #925, is of my own manufacture, and I guarantee its correctness in every particular.'