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Catalog Number 06.0001.009
Title KY Finnpipette FP 12, 50-250 ml
Description 06.0001.009.01 - pipette
06.0001.009.02 - tip
06.0001.009.03 - tip
06.0001.009.04 - tip
06.0001.009.05 - box insert
06.0001.009.06 - outer box

.01 Plastic. Red tip and black grip area with ribs with measurements in silver and maker’s information embossed.

.02-04 Clear plastic tips.

.05 Insert is white plastic with places for tips and pipette. The label reads "FP 12, 50-250 ml."

.06 Red cardboard with name in large white print, maker’s and marketer’s information in black. Yellow sticker of dealer on top and price label ($32.40).
Osmo A. Suovaniemi
Object Name Pipette
Date after 1974
Accession number 06.0001.009
Caption KY Finnpipette FP 12, 50-250 ml
Catalog date 2006-03-24
Catalog type History
Provenance The patent was awarded May 14, 1974 to Osmo A. Suovaniemi (filed 1972). Calvin Martin Foltz (1924-2003) spent 38 years as a research chemist at the NIH, first under Dr. Bernard Witkop (NIAMS) and later as Safety Officer of NIDDK.
Number of images 1
Updated 2017-09-07
Condition Very Good
Organizations NIH; NIDDK (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases) (1988-present)
NIH; NIAMD (National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases) (1950-1972)
Buildings Building 4
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Foltz, Calvin M.
Stetten, DeWitt