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Object Name BEAKER
Catalog Number 0985.05.00008
Description The beaker is a graduated cylinder on a base, made of clear glass, with etched numerals on one side.
Dimensions H-4 Dia-2.25 inches
Owned Roberta Ryland
Provenance The glass beaker, or "medicine glass", was used during the war in the Confederate Army.

"Relics from the Louisiana Hospital in Richmond, VA, and given to Roberta Ryland when she was a little girl 1861-1865."
People Ryland, Roberta
Search Terms Louisiana Hospital
Richmond hospitals
Richmond, Virginia
Subjects Medical equipment & supplies
Medical care
Medicine
hospitals