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Philips Metalix Corporation
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Glass; Metal; Plastic (Organix Material)
Claude Moore donated this item to the University of Virginia. Serial number X2561. The following text is printed on a metal plate affixed to the tube: "PHILIPS METALIX CORP. NEW YORK, MT. VERNON, N.Y. TYPE HA KW 2H6 MADE IN U.S.A.". The following text is printed directly on the tube: "U.S. PATENTS: 1,824,755, 1,947,417, 1,949,347, 1,949,005 AND OTHER PATENTS PENDING. THIS IS NOT LICENSED TO BE EXHAUSTED OR REPAIRED NOR IS THE METAL HERE IN CONTAINED LICENSED TO BE USED EXCEPT IN THIS PARTICULAR TUBE PHILIPS METALIX CORP. MT. VERNON, N.Y., U.S.A."
Date Created
1935; circa 1935
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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