993.924.2: Nose Clamp, c. 1960

Additional Images

993.924.2: Nose Clamp.
Image No. 4059 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

A lidded box containing a L-F nose clamp for use with the L-F Basal Meter. Box dimensions given.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.924.2
Collection: Diagnostic, Clinical
Date: c. 1960

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 8.3 cm
  • Height: 3.2 cm
  • Width: 5.5 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Box
  • b) Nose clamp

Object Materials

  • card,
  • foam rubber,
  • metal,
  • paper,
  • printing ink

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Liebel-Flarsheim Co.
  • History of Use: Used with the Sanborn metabulator, a medical device that measures oxygen consumption in order to determine Basal Metabolic Rate [BMR].