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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder 3 x 7 x 2.75" Feeding dish White porcelain invalid feeder with raised floral design present on the top portion near spout.
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Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder 3 x 5.5 x 4.5" Feeding dish " White porcelain invalid feeder with round shape,"bird-like spout, and funnel shaped top opening "(Similar to the one on page 122, S. Maw and Son, 1869)
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Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder 2.25 x 6 x 2.75" Feeding dish White ceramic invalid feeder with oval like shape and smooth round handle.
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Mule's Vitreous Sphere
Mule's Vitreous Sphere Case- 0.75 x 1.5 x 1.75" Sphere-0.5 x 1 x 1" One clear glass, Mules vitreous sphere (artificial eye) housed in a velvet lined, brown leather covered box.
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Nipple Shields
Nipple Shields 0.75 x 2.75 x 2.75" Breast feeding: Nipple shield. Two glass nipple shields with hollow centers. These glass shields were used to allow milk to be drawn out of the breast without contact by the nursing child. The shape of the shield allows for the nipple to be inserted into the shield and by pressing against the flat top would allow milk to be drawn out, additionally a small hole is located on the side of the shield where a tube would be inserted and the milk could continue to flow outward.
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Artificial Eyes
Artificial Eyes Box-1 x 3.5 x 3" Eyes approx-0.5x1x0.75" Prostheses and Implants. Ophthalmology. Eye, artificial leather covered box with tan velvet lining housing six glass eyes of various colors.
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Nipple Shields
Nipple Shields Shield-1 x 2 x 2" Top of box-0.625 x 2.5 x 2.5" Bottom of box-1.5 x 2.5 x 2." Breast feeding: Nipple shield. Lead nipple shields housed in a red paper box and used for the prevention and cure of sore nipples by placing the shield over the nipple during times of rest. Only one of the two shields is still intact with the remains housed in the original box and the surviving shield displaying loss at the top and sides.
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Cachet Making Apparatus
Cachet Making Apparatus 1 x 8.5 x 5.5, 1 x 5 x 3" Drug packaging: Closure: Konseal and capsule. Folding stainless steel apparatus with three stainless steel wide mouth funnels and four stainless steel molds and a rubber roller with a wooden handle.
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Cobalt Blue Bottles
Cobalt Blue Bottles Drug packaging: Container: Bottle. Three round glass salt top bottles of varying sizes and three round glass tincture bottles of varying sizes all in cobalt blue.
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Citrate of Magnesia
Citrate of Magnesia 8 x 2.75 x 2.75" Drug packaging: Container: Bottle. Glass bottle, metal latch and glass stopper.
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Perfume Bottle
Perfume Bottle 5.25 x 2.875 x 2.875" Drug packaging: Container: Bottle. Glass bottle with stopper and foggy white residue.
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Cobalt Blue Bottle
Cobalt Blue Bottle Drug packaging: Container: Bottle. Three round glass salt top bottles of varying sizes and three round glass tincture bottles of varying sizes all in cobalt blue.
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Metal Amalgam Mixer
Metal Amalgam Mixer 1 x 3.5 x 3.5".Dental restoration, permanent: Apparatus. Steel amalgam mixer that was used to combine various metal alloys used in tooth fillings.
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Gold Foil
Gold Foil 4 x 4.25" Dental restoration, permanent: Alloy/amalgam. Gold foil for fillings contained in folded paper. The foil was heated and then stamped into place.
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Bermingham Nasal Douche
Bermingham Nasal Douche 1 x 4 x 1" box- 1 x 4.25 x 1.75" Glass nasal douche, used for cleansing, housed in original cardboard box with black text. The douche has an oval-like shape with a fill spout on the top and an irrigating tip on the side. Irrigation: Douche.
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Leonard's Uterine Douche, Dilating
Leonard's Uterine Douche, Dilating 0.5 x 12 x 3" Irrigation: Irrigator: Douche. Steel instrument with handle and curved probe end with a screw on the side that controls and expandable mechanism. The jets located along the tip allow fluids to be passed into the body for cleansing.
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Eye Wash Cup
Eye Wash Cup 2.5 x 15. x 1.5" Irrigation: Eye bath. Clear, footed glass eye wash cup.
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Irrigating Syringe
Irrigating Syringe 1.5 x 9.5 x 1.5" Irrigation: Syringe. Irrigating syringe made of clear plastic with a green rubber stopper, capable of holding two ounces.
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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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Medi-Flow Sterile Disposable Lavage
Medi-Flow Sterile Disposable Lavage 1.5 x 6.25 x 4.5" Irrigation: Eye bath. A clear and blue plastic box containing 6 medi-FLOW sterile disposable lavages for the eye.