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    • MUSC Plastic Cup

    • 4 x 3.5 x 3.25 Commemorative and association items.Plastic cup with a drawing of MUSC on the front. Given to new students at MUSC and reads.Take a closer look at MUH. Department of Nursing Medical University Hospital Charleston. South Carolina.
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    • 1950
    • Cup

    • 3.5 x 3.5 x 3.5. Commemorative and association items. Wood and twine cup made for Francis Peyre Porcher, M.D.
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    • 1800-1899
    • Crystal Goblet

    • 6.75 x 3.5 x 3.5. Household articles. Crystal goblet with chip along the lip and an uneven pewter base. The base was repaired with pewter by an enslaved individual during the Civil War period.
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    • 1861-1865
    • Demi-Tasse Cup

    • 2.25 x 3 x 2.25. Household articles: Tableware. Demi-tasse cup made of glass and painted pink with a colored image of the Porter Military Academy buildings displayed.
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    • 1900-1999
    • Parker Silver Cup

    • 6 x 3.25 x 3.25 Commemorative and association items. Silver cup presented in 1838 to Francis S. Parker for the best thesis in English.
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    • 1839
    • American Cancer Society Award

    • 0.25x3x3". 1x4.25x4.25". Commemorative and association items. Round bronze medallion. Presented as an award to Dr. Frederick E. Kredel (1903-1961) in 1952 from the American Cancer Society for "distinguised service in cancer control". Housed in a...
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    • 1952
    • Baumanometer

    • 1.75x14x4". Blood pressure determination: Manometer. Baumanometer, an instrument to measure blood pressure, made of plastic, meta,. rubber and glass, housed in oval shapped metal box with release button on the side.
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    • 1900-1999
    • Prosthetic Leg

    • 6x22x13". Artificial limbs. Wooden prosthetic leg with leather and metal that is hinged at the ankle to allow greater mobility for the wearer. It was worn by Mr. Walter Joseph Sylvia born in Cordsville, South Carolina in 1874 and worked as a...
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    • 1905
    • Dissection Set

    • 1.75x8x5. Dissection: set. Steel dissecting instruments, some with wooden handles, housed in a brown velvet lined wood case. Brass plate missing from exterior, case closure is not working, foreign matter on exterior of case, and staining of...
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    • 1880-1919
    • Mathieu's Retractors

    • 0.75x4.5x0.5". Grasping and fixating:Retractors. Two stainless steel retractors with raised lines in the middle and three prongs one end and a raised flat edge on the other.
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    • 1930
    • Suppository Machine

    • 8.5x15x8.5". Drug Compounding:Suppository machine. Black brass and iron Suppository Press Machine with manufacturer mark, WTC #3. The machine was used to compress the suppository to form a solid into the specific mold in the machine. The apparatus...
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    • 1895-1919
    • Acupuncture Needle

    • 0.25 x 9 x 0.25", 0.75 x 9.75 x 0.75", Acupuncture therapy, Steel acupuncture needle with cork stopper housed in original box.
    • Acupuncture
    • 1900-1999
    • LaForce's Adenotome

    • Cutting tool:Tome:Adenotome Curved stainless steel instrument with handles and removable top portion. Extra blade is still intact. 0.75x9x4 additonal part- 0.25x2x0.5
    • Adenotome
    • 1938
    • Pocket Surgical Set

    • 1 x 3.5 x 6.5. Surgical set: Amputation/general surgery: Pocket set. Steel and tortoise shell instruments housed in a black leather folding case with metal closure and slight tearing of case.
    • Amputation;Amputation--history;Amputation--instrumentation;Surgery;Surgery--history;Surgery--instrumentation;Surgery--methods
    • 1850
    • Bennett's Inhaler

    • 1.5 x 6 x 1.75 Analgesia: Patient controlled.Steel rabbit ear anesthesia device with ebony handle. used by women during labor.
    • Analgesia;Analgesia--history;Analgesia--instrumentation;Analgesia--methods
    • 1900-1929
    • Human Skull

    • A human skull, wired for use in anatomy education. For a 360 degree view of the skull, place cursor on the skull and then click and drag. Requires QuickTime plug-in, which can be downloaded here: http://support.apple.com/downloads/#quicktime.
    • Anatomy;Anatomy--education;Anatomy--history;Bone and Bones--anatomy & histology;Skull;Skull--anatomy & histology;Human Body;Humans--anatomy & histology
    • 1900-1950
    • Brain Model: Bottom

    • 7.5 x 18 x 14.5". Teaching materials: Models.
    • Anatomy;Anatomy--history;Anatomy--methods;Anatomy--instrumentation
    • 1832
    • Caudal Needle

    • Needle- 0.125x3x0.125 box- 0.5x5x0.5. Anesthesia, local. Three Continuous caudal anesthesia needles housed in paper box.
    • Anesthesia
    • 1970-1990
    • Chloroform Mask

    • 2.5x6.5x3. Anesthesia. inhalation: Inhaler/Mask. Steel masks with wire mesh over the center.
    • Anesthesia
    • 1900-1999
    • Ether Mask

    • 2.25x7x4.25.Anesthesia: Inhalation: Inhaler/mask: Inhaler. Steel ether mask with moveable flap and G.R.L. engraved on the handle.
    • Anesthesia
    • 1900-1999

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