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Carsten's perineum needle

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1970.8.26
Description
Needle attached to a thick metal handle; has a straight shaft, then curves 90° back to the left.
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Accession Number
1970.8.26
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Needles
Description
Needle attached to a thick metal handle; has a straight shaft, then curves 90° back to the left.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
J.F. Hartz
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"[illeg.] F. HART [illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-8
Dimension Notes
Length 18.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Needle is rusty.
Copy Type
Original
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Palmer's uterine dilator

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Dates
1895
1915
circa 1895-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1970.8.27
Description
A long, scissor-like instrument with blunt tips, shaped blades arranged to limit spread of blades to 2.9 cm; blades can be disjointed; box joint.
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Accession Number
1970.8.27
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Description
A long, scissor-like instrument with blunt tips, shaped blades arranged to limit spread of blades to 2.9 cm; blades can be disjointed; box joint.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1895
1915
circa 1895-1915
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 28.0 cm x Width 8.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some rust spots; missing the locking device.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 5103 (similar to item #E/-3969)
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Earhardt's ear speculum set

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1970.8.28 a-e
Description
Set of ear specula, consisting of (a) a case; (b) push-on cap; (c) a large speculum, oval tip; (d) medium speculum, oval tip; (e) small speculum, oval tip; these all assemble into the conical case.
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Accession Number
1970.8.28 a-e
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- aural
Description
Set of ear specula, consisting of (a) a case; (b) push-on cap; (c) a large speculum, oval tip; (d) medium speculum, oval tip; (e) small speculum, oval tip; these all assemble into the conical case.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 4.3 cm x Diam. 2.4 cm
b - cap
c - speculum, large
d - speculum, medium
e - speculum, small
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-15
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3081 (similar to item #C/-5895 and #C/-5898); CD #UHN
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Pratt's trivalve rectal speculum

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Accession Number
1970.8.29
Description
Very heavy metal speculum, trivalve, with ratchet; olive-pointed.
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Accession Number
1970.8.29
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
MeSH Heading
Proctoscopy -- instrumentation
Colon and Rectal Surgery (Specialty) -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- rectal
Description
Very heavy metal speculum, trivalve, with ratchet; olive-pointed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"30" on each handle
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-8
Dimension Notes
Length 17.75 cm
Condition Remarks
Complete and working; some rust.
Copy Type
Original
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sphygmomanometer cuff

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Dates
1935
1945
circa 1935-1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1970.8.3
Description
Blood pressure fabric cuff, rubber tubes.
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Accession Number
1970.8.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Blood Pressure Determination; Physical Examination
Description
Blood pressure fabric cuff, rubber tubes.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1935
1945
circa 1935-1945
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-6
Condition Remarks
#2: Rubber severely deteriorated; stiff and flaky; #3: the rubber is very hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
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Cameron's vaginal speculum

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1970.8.30
Description
Bivalve speculum, superior blade has notch at flared end and a curved, notched extension; can be disjointed.
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Accession Number
1970.8.30
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Bivalve speculum, superior blade has notch at flared end and a curved, notched extension; can be disjointed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"CAMERON'S // PAT. APR. 12, 1910 // OTHER PATENTS PENDING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 11.75 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 9.0 cm
Condition Remarks
A few tiny spots of rust.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Research Facts
Similar to 1966.11.42
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Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1970.8.32
Description
Long, blunt-tipped probe in a black wooden handle, one side of which is textured.
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Accession Number
1970.8.32
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- uterine
Description
Long, blunt-tipped probe in a black wooden handle, one side of which is textured.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Material
metal: dark brown
wood: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-6
Dimension Notes
Length 29.5 cm x Width 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Probe darkened; split on side of handle, probe is wavy instead of straight
Copy Type
Original
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Elliot's uterine dressing forceps

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Dates
1935
1945
circa 1935-1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1970.8.33
Description
Long, scissor-like forceps; looped handles have one catch; ~30° angle between handles and post joint; straight blades; spoon-shaped tips have serrated edges; can be disjointed.
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Accession Number
1970.8.33
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- uterine
Description
Long, scissor-like forceps; looped handles have one catch; ~30° angle between handles and post joint; straight blades; spoon-shaped tips have serrated edges; can be disjointed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
Paterson & Foster
Dates
1935
1945
circa 1935-1945
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"PATERSON & FOSTER"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-7
Dimension Notes
Length 24.75 cm x Width 5.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Tiny bit of rust; #2: metal slightly rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 5069 (similar to item #E/-2333)
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Brunton's otoscope

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Dates
1890
1899
circa 1890-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1970.8.34 a-c
Description
Otoscope, consisting of (a) an eyepiece with a 4 mm aperture and magnifying lens; (b) an oval-tip speculum; and (c) body, with a mirror with a centre hole, at 45° to the axis of the body.
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Accession Number
1970.8.34 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Otolaryngology -- otoscope
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- aural
Description
Otoscope, consisting of (a) an eyepiece with a 4 mm aperture and magnifying lens; (b) an oval-tip speculum; and (c) body, with a mirror with a centre hole, at 45° to the axis of the body.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - eyepiece
b - speculum
c - body - Size: Length 20.5 cm x Width 5.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1890
1899
circa 1890-1899
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: silver
glass: silvered
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-15
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Lancet," 1865, Vol. II, p. 617; CD #UHN
Research Facts
John Brunton developed the first otoscope.
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artery forceps and needle holder

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Dates
1900
1915
circa 1900-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1970.8.35
Description
Artery forceps and needle holder combined, with slide catch, fenestrated blades, round tip with grooving on one blade, the other smooth; 2 & 1 mouse teeth; can be taken apart into four pieces (two blades, slide, spring).
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Accession Number
1970.8.35
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- artery
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- needle
Description
Artery forceps and needle holder combined, with slide catch, fenestrated blades, round tip with grooving on one blade, the other smooth; 2 & 1 mouse teeth; can be taken apart into four pieces (two blades, slide, spring).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1900
1915
circa 1900-1915
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-2
Temporary Location
On exhibit at Musee Royal 22e Regiment, Quebec City, L-2018-3 2 April 2018 - 3 August 2019
Dimension Notes
Length 10.75 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 2032 (similar to item #B/-954)
Exhibit History
On exhibit "Francophone Experience in WW I War Hospital, 1914-1918," at the Museoparc Vanier Museopark, 9 June 2014.
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