Bag, Urine Accumulator, Glenn, Friendship 7

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

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.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19670191000

Credit Line

Transferred from NASA

Manufacturer

Country of Origin

United States of America

Title

Bag, Urine Accumulator, Glenn, Friendship 7

Materials

Plastic

Dimensions

3-D: 23.7 × 3 × 17cm (9 5/16 × 1 3/16 × 6 11/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Hygiene & Waste Management