2006.506.1: Applicator, Throat, 20th Cent.

Additional Images

2006.506.1: Applicator, Throat.
Image No. 3877 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Throat applicator, with handle and spiral end with rounded tip. Manufacturer’s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] and suppliers name 'THE J.F. HARTZ Co' stamped into the handle.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 2006.506.1
Collection: Otolaryngology
Date: 20th Cent.

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 25 cm
  • Width: 0.6 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • copper alloy,
  • nickel plate

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Jetter & Scheerer
  • Supplier: Hartz Co. Ltd., J. F.