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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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MUSC Nursing Honors Pins
MUSC Nursing Honors Pins 0.25 x 1.25 x 0.5" Clothing: Nursing: Pin. MUSC Nursing Honors pin, gold in the shape of a scroll and torch.
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M.U.S.C. Class Ring
M.U.S.C. Class Ring 0.5 x 0.75 x 1" Clothing: Academic: Ring. MUSC official class ring in 10k gold with the university seal in the center and housed in a black ring box. This official class ring for graduates of MUSC was unveiled in April 2004. The ring was designed by the Student Government and Alumni Association. It is pattered after MUSC class rings dating back to the 1900's.
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MUSC Plastic Cup
MUSC Plastic Cup 4 x 3.5 x 3.25" Commemorative and association items."Plastic cup with a drawing of MUSC on the front. Given to new students at MUSC and reads."Take a closer look at MUH. Department of Nursing Medical University Hospital Charleston. South Carolina."
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Clamp
Clamp 0.75 x 2 x 1 x 0.75. Grasping and fixating:Clamp. "Clamp like object made of plastic with metal wires inserted. developed at MUSC."
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Clamp
Clamp 0.75 x 2 x 1 x 0.75. Grasping and fixating:Clamp. "Clamp like object made of plastic with metal wires inserted. developed at MUSC."
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Clamp
Clamp 0.75 x 1.75 x 0.75. Grasping and fixating:Clamp. "Barrel shaped valve like object made of plastic. developed at MUSC."
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Pocket Hand Scales
Pocket Hand Scales 1.25 x 6.5 x 3.25. Brass scale with green thread and three weights housed in velvet lined wood case with paper notes attached.
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Hodge's Forceps
Hodge's Forceps 3.5 x 17 x 4.5" Delivery: Obstetrical forceps
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Tumor Screw
Tumor Screw 0.75 x 10.5 x 0.75" Curettage: Curette Stainless steel placenta uterine curette with a spiral shape at the tip.
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Asepto Syringe With Bulb
Asepto Syringe With Bulb 2 x 8.5 x 2" Irrigation: Syringe. Glass syringe with red rubber bulb.
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Antrum Cannula
Antrum Cannula 0.25 x 5.5 x 1 . Catheterization: Nasal. Curved stainless steel Cannula that fits on a trocar and is placed in the nasal cavity to aid in the delivery of oxygen.
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Surgical Needle
Surgical Needle 0.75 x 7.5 x 0.5" Needles: Suture: with handle. Suture instrument with a serrated handle and curved needle. A small hole is located at the tip of the needle for threading and an adjustable knob is located on the side. Made of steel and heavily rusted.
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Medallion
Medallion 0.25 x 2.75 x 2.75" Commemorative and association items."Silver Sesquicentennial of MUSC medallion. designed by William Hirsch."
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Ophthalmoscope
Ophthalmoscope 0.5 x 7 x 1.5" Ophthalmoscopy: Ophthalmoscope."Loose Ophthalmoscope with Bakelite handle. metal accents and rotating top portion made of metal with glass and mirror."
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Student Nurse Cape
Student Nurse Cape Length from shoulder: 34",Clothing: Nursing: Uniform,"Navy blue woollen broadcloth cape with red interior, MCSC embroidered around the standup collar in yellow thread and gold buttons manufactured by S. Eisener Co., Redbank, N.J. that have the image of a palm tree with an arrow through it and read,"ANIMISO O PIEUSQUE PARATI" The cape would have been worn with the 1925-1968 MUSC student and MUSC student public health uniforms while crossing streets from the nurses' homes and during formal occasion with the 1925-1968, i.e. the Florence Nightingale Services."
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Schwartze's Gouge
Schwartze's Gouge 0.25 x 6 x 0.25. Cutting tool: Chisel and gouge."Chrome gouge with serrated handle and square like form. the tip is hollowed out on one end."
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Abraham Tonsil Knife
Abraham Tonsil Knife 0.25"x8.5"x0.5". Cutting tool: Knife: Tonsil. "Stainless steel knife with satin finish handle and a curved blade with sharp sides and a rounded tip. The intital "G.H.Z." are engraved on the handle."
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Tonsil Knife
Tonsil Knife 0.125 x 6.5 x 0.5. Cutting tool: Knife: Tonsil. Steel knife with long handle and probe like shape with a sharp curved edge at the tip. Rust present on metal.
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Tonsil Punch
Tonsil Punch 0.75 x 5.75 x 6.5. Cutting tool: Punch: Tonsil. Stainless steel instrument with a scissor like shape and two open oval shapes at the tips of each arm.
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Bakelite Fountain Pen
Bakelite Fountain Pen 0.5 x 7 x 0.5". Commemorative and association items. "Bakelite pen with gold plated tip housed in original paper box. Pen used by Thomas A. Pitts