Bag, Urine Accumulator, Glenn, Friendship 7

This urine accumulator bag was part of the personal hygiene equipment issued to astronaut John Glenn on his Friendship 7 flight in February 1962, and is made of latex rubber. Though it was flown on this mission, it was never used and was transferred to the National Air and Space Museum in 1967.

Transferred from NASA

Country of Origin
United States of America

Astronaut
John H. Glenn, Jr.
Manufacturer
Unknown

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Hygiene & Waste Management

Materials
Plastic
Dimensions
Overall: 9 1/4 in. tall x 6 1/2 in. wide x 3/4 in. deep (23.5 x 16.5 x 1.9cm)

This urine accumulator bag was part of the personal hygiene equipment issued to astronaut John Glenn on his Friendship 7 flight in February 1962, and is made of latex rubber. Though it was flown on this mission, it was never used and was transferred to the National Air and Space Museum in 1967.

Transferred from NASA

Country of Origin
United States of America

Astronaut
John H. Glenn, Jr.
Manufacturer
Unknown

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Hygiene & Waste Management

Materials
Plastic
Dimensions
Overall: 9 1/4 in. tall x 6 1/2 in. wide x 3/4 in. deep (23.5 x 16.5 x 1.9cm)

ID: A19670191000