VIM Hypodermic Syringe in Box

Object Name: 
VIM Hypodermic Syringe in Box

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Object Name: 
VIM Hypodermic Syringe in Box
Accession Number: 
2007.4.10
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 12.2 cm, Diam (max): 2.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ed Barrett
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; machine-made, acid-etched, enameled, assembled, stainless steel. Large 10 cc syringe with glass body and plunger with metal clip at top and stainless steel tip at bottom. CCs are marked by 1/10th increments in brown enamel. Custom box has red lid.
Provenance: 
Barrett, Ed, Source
Inscription: 
VIM / MacGregor / INSTRUMENT CO. / MADE IN THE U.S.A.
inscription
Enameled On body of syringe (a)
FOR PROFESSIONAL USE ONLY
inscription
On side of box lid (e)
TRADE VIM MARK / REGISTERED / HYPODERMIC SYRINGES / AMERICAN LUER STANDARD/ MACGREGOR INSTRUMENT COMPANY / NEEDHAM, MASS.U.S.A.
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On top of box lid (e)
L / 8042
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Enameled On body of syringe (a) and plunger (b)