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Object ID 003823

Object Name Haden-Hausser Hemoglobinometer

Object Desc Black leather case with gold lettering on the lid that contains a hemoglobinometer kit.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003830a-f

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 14

Object Date

Start Year Range 1932

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords medical,hemoglobinometer,Haden-Hausser,

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 are two blue glass pieces, a black hemoglobin viewer, a flat glass piece with a notch in one end, 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.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.75

Length 5.5

Width 3.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Haden-Hausser

Maker Details Located in Philadaphia. Made since at least the 1930s-newspaper ad from that time. Patented in 1932.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3830a-f



Date MAR 30,2016

Summary Fair

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Some discoloration on the lid of the case. The viewer has sliding wear where the slider is located. Paint has chipped off inside of box. Some stain or residue on top of viewer. Blue glass pieces are dirty. Green tarnish on slider and viewer.


Date APR 23,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 14 from Room 9, Shelf 19 - automatic entry by admin