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Object Name Machine, Medical X-Ray
Description The tube is a glass globe with four glass tubes coiming off it. In side the globe is a silver metal cylinder that ends in a copper cap. The cap is angled and has a metal bar coming out of it. The bar has a loop at the end. The silver metal cylinder continues up into one of the glass tubes. It is held on the top of the tube by two indentions in the glass. A wire extends beyond the cylinder and ends in in a blue glass bulb. The bulb is connected to the end of the glass tube by a wire that comes out of the tube through a metal cap. The wire is looped at the end. On the opposite side of the globe, the second glass tube has a metal cylinder halfway down it's length. A glass bulb is inside this cylinder. The glass tapers to the end of the tube. In side this bulb is another metal cylinder. A wire extends beyond the cylinder. The bulb is connected to the end of the glass tube by a wire that comes out of the tube through a metal cap. The wire is looped. In the middle of the globe, on one side is another tube. This tube is angled at 90% and has a horn extension at the angle. The lower half of the angle is filled with white gauze. A wire extendsfrom the gauze. The bulb is connected to the end of the glass tube by a wire that comes out of the tube through a metal cap. The wire is looped. The fourth glass tube is on the same side of the globe as the third tbem and is halfway between one and three. Insode this tube is a glass bulb. A wire extends beyond the bulb. The bulb is connected to the end of the glass tube by a wire that comes out of the tube through a metal cap. The wire is a spring and has been stretched out.
Catalog Number 1997.1.13
Date 1913
Collection HSL- Library