Object ID 003821
Object Name Haden-Hausser Hemoglobinometer
Object Desc Black container with gold lettering that contains a hemoglobinometer kit.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003828a-f
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 9, Shelf 14
Start Year Range 1932
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords medical,Haden-Hausser,Hemoglobinometer,
Title Haden-Hausser Hemoglobinometer
Description Black leather case with gold lettering on the lid says "Haden-Hausser Hemoglobinometer Clinical Model". The case has a silver colored metal clasp. There is one blue glass piece, a black hemoglobin viewer, two flat glass pieces with a notch in one end (one wrapped in brown paper), and a silver metal slider. Blood sample would be placed onto flat glass piece, put onto slider, and then slid into gap in viewer to be seen more closely.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Details Is from around the 1930s-an ad comes from this time. Located in Philadaphia. Patented 1932.
Date OCT 30,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes The viewer has a sliding mark where the slider is. Some discoloration on the metal part of the viewer. Some wear and tear along the edges of the main container. Inside the box the paint has worn off to reveal bare wood.
Date APR 23,2016
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 14 from Room 9, Shelf 19 - automatic entry by admin