Object ID 003785
Object Name Endoscopic lens battery
Object Desc Large battery with small holes on the body that would have been attached to the actual equipment for endoscopic purposes.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003794
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 9, Shelf 17
Start Year Range 1900
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords Wrappler Electric Co.,battery,endoscopic,
Title Endoscopic lens battery
Description Battery charger for endoscopic surgeries and the like. Has an on and off switch. On either side of the switch are two smaller screws that stick out. There are holes all along the body of the battery.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Wrappler Electric Company
Maker Details Located in New York. Started in 1900ish, and the founder, Reinhold Wrappler, died in 1932. He founded this company so that endoscopic instruments did not need to take as long to repair-orignally the instruments needed to be sent to Europe for repair, which took too long for Americans.
Date OCT 17,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes Discolored at the top and on the body.
Date NOV 1,2015
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 17 from Room 1, Shelf 17 - automatic entry by admin