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Object/Catalog Number FIC11.3.2
Object Name Apparatus, Blood Pressure
Collection Miscellaneous
Object Category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Object Sub-category Medical & Psychological T&E
Description A Baumanometer desk model used for measuring blood pressure. Housed in a cardboard box with operating instructions and booklet on the "Clinical Measurement of Blood Pressure".
Material Plastic, metal, cloth, mercury
Width (in) 4
Height (in) 11.75
Depth (in) 1.625
Inscription Text "Baumanometer / Reg. US. Pat. Off. / BLOOD PRESSURE STANDARD / THE WORLD OVER / US. Pat. Nos. 1594039 & 1821902 / Made in U.S.A. / W. A. Baum Co. Inc. - New York"
Inscription Type Manufacturer's Mark
Inscription Location Inside Case
Condition Good
Notes "#6" written in ink on top of case.
Related Publications http://www.wabaum.com/category.aspx?id=20

US Patent:
Patent # 1594039 (Oct. 8, 1920)
http://www.google.com/patents?id=slJAAAAAEBAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=1594039&hl=en&ei=4_3fTbueH4-4tge0icGDCg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CCgQ6AEwAA

Patent # 1821902 (Mar. 8 1927)
http://www.google.com/patents?id=slJAAAAAEBAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=1594039&hl=en&ei=4_3fTbueH4-4tge0icGDCg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CCgQ6AEwAA
Number of images 1.0
Catalog date 2011-02-09
Dimensions H-11.75 W-4 D-1.625 inches
Caption Blood Pressure Apparatus
Inscription Language English
Inscription Technique Stamped
Made United States: W. A. Baum Co. Inc., Copiague, NY