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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Rideau Regional Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
000048003 a-d
Description
Slit lamp consists of a three legged adjustable (a) base supporting a white plexiglass table in a wooden trim; table has a switch and outlets underneath and a chin rest attached to side; table supports (b) slit lamp apparatus made of a metal platform with joystick control and a central shaft with a…
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Accession Number
000048003 a-d
Collection
Rideau Regional Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis
Physical Examination
MM= Lamp
Description
Slit lamp consists of a three legged adjustable (a) base supporting a white plexiglass table in a wooden trim; table has a switch and outlets underneath and a chin rest attached to side; table supports (b) slit lamp apparatus made of a metal platform with joystick control and a central shaft with a swinging microscope arm and a vertical lamp arm; a (c) fuse box with cord plugs into electical outlets underneath table; artefact includes loose (d) triangular metal plate; artefact appears to be missing top of chin rest.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - base - Size: Length 112.0 cm x Width 57.0 cm x Depth 56.0 cm
b - slit lamp - Size: Length 51.0 cm x Width 37.4 cm x Depth 31.5 cm
c - fuse box - Size: Length 30.0 cm x Width 15.5 cm x Depth 10.1 cm
d - triangular metal plate - Size: Length 20.5 cm x Width 14.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Provenance
Used at Rideau Regional Centre
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Based on similar model found in a book from 1967.
Material
metal: silver, grey, black, white, yellow
plastic: black, white, transparent, red, brown
wood: black
ceramic: white, black
glass: clear
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
Imprinted on metal plate on slit lamp platform: " SLIT LAMP // AIM // PAT PENDING // MADE IN ENGLAND // 4000/ 262 "
Etched on fuse box: " INPUT 110. VOLTS // 25-60 CYCLES // OUTPUT 6. VOLTS // MADE IN ENGLAND "
Printed on sticker attached to base: " Community // and Social // Services // 02149-AC "
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-11-1
Condition Remarks
Wooden trim on table chipped and paint wearing off on corners; plexiglass scratched; enamel on chin rest side arms chipping; fuse box cord is stiff and bristle; plastic cracked and broken off in several areas along cord revealing wiring inside.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Slit Lamp Gonioscopy ", 3rd ed, George Gorin M.D. F.A.C.S., Baltimore, 1967, p. 61; "Biomicroscopy of the Eye. Slit Lamp Microscopy of the Living Eye," Vol. 1, M.L.Berliner, M.D., New York, 1949, pp. 34-35; Wikipedia; CD #5
Research Facts
Slit lamp was used for examination of anterior walls of the eye as well as frontal structures. This instrument could detect abrasions, lesions, cataracts.
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ophthalmoscope; otoscope

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10704
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Dr. John Anderson Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
004012002 a-k
Description
A combination otoscope and ophthalmoscope in a case; the device consists of a beige cylindrical handle (a) which is used to hold the batteries (not present) with a round screw on metal base (b); the handle tapers at the top to a metal tip which is the attachment point for the heads (c) the otoscope…
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Accession Number
004012002 a-k
Collection
Dr. John Anderson Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
MM= Ophthalmoscopy -- ophthalmoscope
Description
A combination otoscope and ophthalmoscope in a case; the device consists of a beige cylindrical handle (a) which is used to hold the batteries (not present) with a round screw on metal base (b); the handle tapers at the top to a metal tip which is the attachment point for the heads (c) the otoscope head is metal with a small lightbulb on it mounted between two rings; the smaller ring has a lens in it and is meant to be looked through; the larger ring is used to hold one of five conical attachments of slightly different size (d-h) that would be inserted into the ear or nostril; there is also a tiny replacement bulb (i); the ophthalmoscope head (j) is black and gray and has a rotating dial; the case (k) is made from blue plastic on the outside and black on the inside with fitted compartments for storing the pieces; the device is meant to be stored with the otoscope attached and has a separate compartment for the ophthalmoscope head.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam.3.8 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 1.3 cm x Diam.4.3 cm
c - otoscope head - Length 8.3 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 3.1 cm
d - 2mm cone - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Diam.3.4 cm
e - 4mm cone - Size: Length 3.8 cm x Diam.3.4 cm
f - 3mm cone - Size: Length 3.9cm x Diam.3.4 cm
g - 5mm cone - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Diam.3.4 cm
h - 2mm cone - Size: Length 3.0 cm x Diam.3.4 cm
i - lightbulb - Size: Length 1.7 cm x Diam.0.5 cm
j - ophthalmoscope head - Size: Length 8.3 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
k - case - Size: 25.3 cm Width 10.1 cm x Depth 5.2 cm
Provenance
Owned by Dr. Anderson of Kingston, Ontario.
Maker
Bausch & Lomb Inc.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Date Remarks
See 994006012: this artifact in the museum collection, which is in an identical case, is from this period.
Material
plastic: blue; black; gray; beige
metal: silver; black
Inscriptions
"BAUSCH & LOMB" on the inside of the case's lid; "BAUSCH // & LOMB // OPT. CO. // U.S.A." is engraved on the top of the handle; "Arc-Vue" is engraved on the otoscope head; "MAY OPHTHALMOSCOPE" is engraved on the ophthalmoscope head; the cones each have "BAUSCH & LOMB OPT. CO. U.S.A." on them as well as individual sizes from 2mm to 5 mm (d-g) and "NASAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-5
Condition Remarks
Some slight wear on the handle and case.
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
94006012; CD #3
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Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.3.10
Description
A roughly S-shaped double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 3 and 4.
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Accession Number
1975.3.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Description
A roughly S-shaped double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 3 and 4.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
On one end of centre piece: "3"; on the other end, "4."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Heavy oxidation on wire; plate has worn off in places.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3028 (similar to items # C/-2115 and C/-2178); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Bowman's lacrimal probe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6727
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.3.11
Description
A roughly straight, double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre.
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Accession Number
1975.3.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Description
A roughly straight, double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Probe is tarnished; as the wire is soft, it has been bent, and then re-bent back into position; as a result, the wire is wavy.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3028; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Theobald's lacrimal probe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6728
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.3.12
Description
A double-ended probe bent in a shallow U, with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 9 and 10.
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Accession Number
1975.3.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Description
A double-ended probe bent in a shallow U, with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 9 and 10.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Maker
Kny-Shceerer
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
The Kny-Scheerer logo is in the centre of the plate; at either end of the plate are the size numbers: "9" and "10."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3028 (item #C/-2145-46); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.3.13
Description
A roughly S-shaped double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 5 and 6.
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Accession Number
1975.3.13
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Description
A roughly S-shaped double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 5 and 6.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Material
metal: brownish-grey
Inscriptions
At one end of the centre plate: "5"; at the other end: "6"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 11.9 cm
Condition Remarks
The probe is discoloured and spotted with concentrations of rust.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3028 (items C/-2115, C/-2178); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Theobald's lacrimal probe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6730
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.3.14
Description
A slightly bowed double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 13 and 14.
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Accession Number
1975.3.14
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Description
A slightly bowed double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 13 and 14.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Maker
Kny-Scheerer
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
The Kny-Scheerer logo is in the centre of the plate; at either end of the plate are the size numbers: "13" and "14."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 12.8 cm
Condition Remarks
A few areas on the wire where the plating has worn off.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3028 (items C/-2145-46); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Theobald's lacrimal probe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6731
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.3.15
Description
A slightly bowed double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 11 and 12.
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Accession Number
1975.3.15
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Description
A slightly bowed double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre; sizes 11 and 12.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
At either end of the plate are the size numbers: "11" and "12."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 12.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Some oxidation on the wire, under the centre plate, on #11 size wire, and on top of plate.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3028 (items C/-2145-46); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Noyes' improved eye speculum

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6736
Dates
1890
1915
circa 1890-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.3.2
Description
Eye speculum consisting of a long U-shaped metal piece with "curly" ends for insertion in the eye; a set screw at the bottom of the U is attached to a Y-shaped tension spring; finger grips on either side of the outside; instrument is not flat, angles up at about 20°.
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Accession Number
1975.3.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- eye
Description
Eye speculum consisting of a long U-shaped metal piece with "curly" ends for insertion in the eye; a set screw at the bottom of the U is attached to a Y-shaped tension spring; finger grips on either side of the outside; instrument is not flat, angles up at about 20°.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Dates
1890
1915
circa 1890-1915
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 10.0 cm x Width 3.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Finish is worn.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3037 (item #C/-2691); also see 1973.3.3; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Noyes' improved eye speculum

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6747
Dates
1890
1915
circa 1890-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.3.3
Description
Eye speculum consisting of a long U-shaped metal piece with "curly" ends for insertion in the eye; a set screw at the bottom of the U is attached to a Y-shaped tension spring; finger rest on one side of the outside.
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Accession Number
1975.3.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- eye
Description
Eye speculum consisting of a long U-shaped metal piece with "curly" ends for insertion in the eye; a set screw at the bottom of the U is attached to a Y-shaped tension spring; finger rest on one side of the outside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Dates
1890
1915
circa 1890-1915
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Temporary Location
On exhibit: "Ophthalmology: The First 50 Years," at Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, L-2005.8.
Dimension Notes
Length 9.25 cm x Width 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Missing one finger rest.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3037 (item #C/-2691); also see 1975.3.2 (this item lighter, lays flat); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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