993.1321.1: Syringe Kit, 1900-1914

Additional Images

993.1321.1: Syringe Kit.
Image No. 599 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Rectangular lidded case containing lift-out frame, 1cc graduated syringe barrel, detachable collar, round piston rod, 2 needles with cannula sizes 12 & 16, needle holder.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.1321.1
Collection: Surgery, General
Date: 1900-1914

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 8.5 cm
  • Height: 2.3 cm
  • Width: 4 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Lidded case
  • b) Lift-out frame
  • c) Graduated syringe with tip
  • d) Detachable collar
  • e) Piston rod
  • f) Needle [size16] with cannula
  • g) Needle [size12] with cannula
  • h) Needle holder

Object Materials

  • chrome plate,
  • copper alloy,
  • glass,
  • metal,
  • plating,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Lt. Col. H. Hingston
  • History of Use: Used by Lt. Col. H. Hingston, Indian Army Medical Service.