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Carsten's perineum needle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6360
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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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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Elliot's uterine dressing forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6367
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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Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1970.8.37 a-b
Description
Plain, straight urethroscope (a) with a blunt obturator (b); to fit universal handle with illuminator; size 30.
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Accession Number
1970.8.37 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
Plain, straight urethroscope (a) with a blunt obturator (b); to fit universal handle with illuminator; size 30.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - urethroscope - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
b - obturator - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
E.S.I. Co.
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"E.S.I. CO. // ROCHESTER, N.Y. U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4081 (similar to item #G/-2033); CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1970.8.38 a-b
Description
Plain, straight urethroscope (a) with a blunt obturator (b); to fit universal handle with illuminator; size 24.
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Accession Number
1970.8.38 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
Plain, straight urethroscope (a) with a blunt obturator (b); to fit universal handle with illuminator; size 24.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - urethroscope - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
b - obturator - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
E.S.I. Co.
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"I.S.I. CO. // ROCHESTER, N.Y. U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4081 (similar to item #G/-2033); CD #UHN
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physician's bag

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6374
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
1970.8.4
Description
A brown leather bag with a leather handle; closed by a leather strap running over the top of the bag and under the handle; locked with a metal clasp attacjed to the strap; on the front are sewn two square leather compartments. locked with clasps (they are empty); there are four metal dividers at th…
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Accession Number
1970.8.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Surgery
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
A brown leather bag with a leather handle; closed by a leather strap running over the top of the bag and under the handle; locked with a metal clasp attacjed to the strap; on the front are sewn two square leather compartments. locked with clasps (they are empty); there are four metal dividers at the bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
leather: brown
metal: silver
Inscriptions
On clasps: "Original Tuck Tite // DRP Nr 690885"; on dome fastener inside bag: "P R Y M 6"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C2-4
Dimension Notes
Length 40.5 cm x Width 11.5 cm x Depth 32.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#3: corners of case are damaged.
Copy Type
Original
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double-end eye needle, knife, and spud

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Dates
1915
1930
circa 1915-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Vision
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
1970.8.40 a-c
Description
Four eye instruments in a reversible screw handle with a textured surface; screw caps to protect blade; needle & knife, spud & scoop not numbered; measurement given for a + c + b attached together only; (a) is the needle portion covered by the cap; (b) is the handle; and (c) is the scoop portion co…
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Accession Number
1970.8.40 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Vision
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
MM= Eye Foreign Bodies -- spud
Description
Four eye instruments in a reversible screw handle with a textured surface; screw caps to protect blade; needle & knife, spud & scoop not numbered; measurement given for a + c + b attached together only; (a) is the needle portion covered by the cap; (b) is the handle; and (c) is the scoop portion covered by the cap.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - needle cover
b - handle
c - spud cover
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
G. Tamblyn Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1915
1930
circa 1915-1930
Material
metal: silver; grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3041 (similar to item #C/-3269-3273)
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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Classification
Optometry
Vision
Vision Tests
Accession Number
1970.8.51
Description
Bakelite eye paddle also known as an occluder has a handle and a round disk at one end with a small hole in the centre.
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Accession Number
1970.8.51
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Classification
Optometry
Vision
Vision Tests
MeSH Heading
Vision Tests
Vision
Optometry
Optometry -- instrumentation
Description
Bakelite eye paddle also known as an occluder has a handle and a round disk at one end with a small hole in the centre.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
Imperial
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-8
Dimension Notes
Length 23.9 cm x Diam. 5.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Scratched from wear.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Occluder is also known as an eye paddle used for an eye exam. The paddle is held over one eye at a time to completely block out any light.
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military cap badge

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Dates
1930
1970
circa 1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Classification
Military Medicine
Accession Number
1970.8.54
Description
A metal badge pin with maple leaf cluster, CMA symbol in centre with a crown above it and a banner underneath; pin on back attached to black tape.
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Accession Number
1970.8.54
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Classification
Military Medicine
MeSH Heading
Military Medicine
Military Personnel
Military Uniform -- insignia
Description
A metal badge pin with maple leaf cluster, CMA symbol in centre with a crown above it and a banner underneath; pin on back attached to black tape.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1970
circa 1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
metal: dark brown
tape: black
Inscriptions
"CANADIAN MEDICAL CORPS" in banner.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-9
Length
4.4 cm
Width
3.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Major corrosion all over metal; backing material stiff and brittle
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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irrigating uterine curette set

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Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1970.8.7 a-d
Description
A set of three irrigating curettes with a screw-on handle (a); handle is ridged for gripping; (b) is a blunt curette, (c) is a sharp curette, and (d) is a scoop; came in a cardboard box (not numbered) with two wooden blocks with notches to hold the pieces.
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Accession Number
1970.8.7 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation and Curettage -- instrumentation
Irrigation -- instrumentation
MM= Curettage -- curette -- uterine
Description
A set of three irrigating curettes with a screw-on handle (a); handle is ridged for gripping; (b) is a blunt curette, (c) is a sharp curette, and (d) is a scoop; came in a cardboard box (not numbered) with two wooden blocks with notches to hold the pieces.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 12.75 cm
b - blunt curette - Size: Length 16.25 cm
c- sharp curette - Size: Length 16.5 cm
d -scoop - Size: Length 16.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
The J.mF. Hartz Co. Surgical Instruments
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-6
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer Catalogue, 1915, p. 5090 (very similar to item E/-3429)
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