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Title:
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Creator:
Brooklyn Dry Cell Battery Co.

Description:
Battery for generating both galvanic and faradic current from six dry cells (included in case). Wooden case, leather strap handle (broken on one side). Metal terminals and switches, black plastic knobs. Oscillator coil mounted on top plate, adjustable induction core. Two sponge electrods with wooden handles, one hollow metal electroce, two thin cables. Five further screw-on electrodes {four urethal olives and on rectal ball?} and a hollow electrode {uterine cup}. Missing items(listed inside lid): long rubber stem, lamps, lamp holders, square chamois-covered hammer, six-pointed metal hammer.

Notes:
Description provided by Alistair Marcus Kwan, Ph.D.

Subjects:

Institution:
Yale University. School of Medicine

Date:
1900

Resource type:
Artifact

Dimensions:
w22cm. x d20cm x h26.5cm.

Original format:
image/jpeg

Language:
eng

Collection:
Medical Instrument Collection

Rights:
Yale University

Repository:
Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library. Historical Library

Publisher:
Brooklyn Dry Cell Battery Co.

Identifier:
bk0044_01.dc