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
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,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
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Details Located in Philadaphia. Made since at least the 1930s-newspaper ad from that time. Patented in 1932.
Date MAR 30,2016
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