2006.643.1: Calipers, 1936-1950

Additional Images

2006.643.1: Calipers.
Image No. 3423 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

'ESCO' calipers with sharp pointed ends with cardboard box. Closed calipers dimensions given.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 2006.643.1
Collection: Anatomy & Pathology
Date: 1936-1950

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 16.2 cm
  • Width: 2.5 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Box
  • b) Calipers

Object Materials

  • cardboard,
  • metal,
  • plastic,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: ESCO
  • Owner: Dr. Brabizon J. Hallowes
  • History of Use: Used by Dr. Brabizon Hallowes [1885-1961] born in Australia he relocated to Vancouver in 1936 where he opened a general practice. In later life he moved to Saturna Island.