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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Hypodermic Syringe
Hypodermic Syringe 1 x 3.75 x 1.25". Injections:Hypodermic syringe. Small Bakelite syringe with brass needle housed in an aged leather covered wood case lined with purple velvet and cream satin.
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Spindle
Spindle 5.5x4.5x3". Interior design and furnishings:Office equipment. "Metal spindle with green decorative stand and paper note attached. Note given by Ms. Ruth Chamberlin. Dean. School of Nursing. to the housemother to give to a student. Note would have been stapled closed if there was anything more than the traditional "See me. R.C."
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Roper Hospital Milk Bottle
Roper Hospital Milk Bottle 5.5x2.5x2.5". Physician and hospital supply. "1/2 pint glass milk bottle from Roper Hospital. Bottle reads."""Superior Quality Pasturized Milk. Charleston SC"""
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Mortar and Pestle
Mortar and Pestle 4.5x6x5.25. 1.75x9x1.75.Drug Compounding:Mortar and pestle.Large brass mortar and pestle. Brass mortar and pestles were used up until the Eighteenth in the compounding of medications until it was found that the containers produced tiny flakes of metal in the prescriptions. The brass was replaced by wedgwood mortars and wooden pestles.
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Pill Tile
Pill Tile 0.25x10x8.Drug Compounding:Pill tile.Ceramic tile with black measurement markings along the side.
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Medical College of the State of South Carolina Pennant
Medical College of the State of South Carolina Pennant 0.5x26.5x30,Flag,Medical College Banner with skull and crossbones. Banner made of felt with black and yellow appliqus and a wooden.,
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Dispensing Unit
Dispensing Unit 9.5 x 23.25 x 8.5 inches. Wooden rectangle with drawers of roll labels and metal suppressors.
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Medicine Chest
Medicine Chest Glass bottles housed in wood chest with brass handles housing empty glass medicine bottles with glass stoppers and two drawers filled with a brass pocket scale, glass mortar and pestle, and various glass medicine bottles.
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Fluid Extract of Taraxacum NF
Fluid Extract of Taraxacum NF 5.5 x 2.2 inches. Brown glass bottle with green paper label and black plastic screw top, liquid inside.
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Bleeding Bowl
Bleeding Bowl Pewter bowl with straight handle and measurement etchings on the interior. Used to hold the blood of patients during bleeding procedures. 2.5" x 10" x 6". Donated to the Waring Historical Library by Dr. James Watson of Columbia, South Carolina.
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Leech Box
Leech Box Round wood box with "LEECHES" printed along the top.
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Eyeglasses
Eyeglasses Metal, glass lenses, stickers.
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Eyeglasses with Chain
Eyeglasses with Chain Metal frames with chain.
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Test Frames
Test Frames Metal
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Spectacles
Spectacles Metal, yellow glass lenses.
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Pince-Nez in Suede Case
Pince-Nez in Suede Case Metal, glass, housed in suede pouch with plastic button.
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Surgical Glasses
Surgical Glasses Plastic, glass, rubber, metal,Velcro housed in foam lined wood box.
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Croup Lamp
Croup Lamp 6.5"x3.5"x3.5" Metal, glass
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Chisholm Inhaler
Chisholm Inhaler .5"x 3.125"x 1.25". Silver
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Mortar and Pestle
Mortar and Pestle "10"x 4"x 4" Dark wood mortar with carvings along sides, wood pestle."