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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Bone Scraper
Bone Scraper 1 x 4.75 x 1" Curettage: Curette: Bone Bone scraper with steel arm and ebony handle.
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Reading Glasses
Reading Glasses Eyeglasses: Spectacles. Metal with glass lenses. Made in Germany.
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Pince-Nez
Pince-Nez Eyeglasses: Pince-nez. Metal with glass lenses.
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Enema Pump
Enema Pump 1.5x11x3" Irrigation: Enema. Brass enema pump housed in mahogany case with two ivory pieces and two extra brass pieces.
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Syringe
Syringe 1x12.5x1" Irrigation: Syringe: Urethral. Long nozzle, Urological Syringe used to examine the urethra and made of Bakelite. Original box is a burgundy cardboard box.
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Glass Syringe
Glass Syringe 0.5 x 4.5 x 0.5" Irrigation. Small glass syringe with thread on the interior and wood accents.
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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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Glass Syringe
Glass Syringe 1x13x1" Irrigation. Large glass syringe with thread on the interior and metal accents.
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Syringe
Syringe 0.75x4x0.75" Irrigation: Syringe. Ivory syringe with handle and holes located along the rounded tip.
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Cupping Set
Cupping Set 3.5 x 9.75 x 4.5".Cupping: Set. Seven tortoise shell cups, three ivory handles and three brass stopcocks housed in wood case.
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Tongue Depressor
Tongue Depressor 0.125 x 5.25 x 0.5. Depressor: Tongue. Metal tongue depressor with rusting present.
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Cardioscope
Cardioscope A- 0.5x6.5x2.5 B-0.25x7.5x1.5 C-n/a D-0.5 x 6.5 x 1.5. Electrocardiography. "Heart cardioscopes. including four round Lucite bars which were inserted into an artery or heart to transmit light. C is missing."
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Alcohol Burner
Alcohol Burner 3.5 x 3 x 3. Chemistry apparatus: Burner. Alcohol Burner made of glass with wick and wick cover/snuffer.
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Parker Silver Cup
Parker Silver Cup 6 x 3.25 x 3.25" Commemorative and association items. Silver cup presented in 1838 to Francis S. Parker for the best thesis in English.
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MUSC China Place Setting
MUSC China Place Setting 1 x 10 x 10. 0.5 x 6.5 x 6.5. 2 x 4.5 x 3.75. 1 x 6 x 6. 1.25 x 4.75 x 4.75" Commemorative and association items."White china with Medical College seal. including: dinner plate(.5)" bread & butter plate(.1)" cup(.3)" saucer(.2)" and dessert dish(.4)"
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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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Infant Scale
Infant Scale 0.5x6x1.5" Body weight. Portable Infant Scale made of steel with barrel like shape and S hooks on either end.
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Bleeding Hook
Bleeding Hook 0.125x6x0.125. Grasping and fixating: Hook: Aural."Metal instrument with sharp doubled pronged hooks at the tip. used for bleeding the eye. Heavy rusting of metal present."
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Requa's Styptic Pencil
Requa's Styptic Pencil 3.25 x 0.5 x 0.5. First aid. plastic tube with black tin screw cap holding smaller plastic tube with red label and white text
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Ear Trumpet
Ear Trumpet 2.75x23x2.75. Hearing aids. Ear Trumpet and earpiece made of black vulcanite attached by an extending tube made of black fabric. Device used to amplify sounds.