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Denman's midwifery forceps

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Dates
1800
1830
circa 1800-1830
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1969.28.3 a-b
Description
Steel obstetrical forceps with black wooden handles that have a coarse criss-cross pattern; "English lock" joint; no pelvic curves, no shanks.
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Accession Number
1969.28.3 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Obstetrical Forceps
Extraction, Obstetrical -- instrumentation
MM= Delivery -- obstetrical forceps
Description
Steel obstetrical forceps with black wooden handles that have a coarse criss-cross pattern; "English lock" joint; no pelvic curves, no shanks.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - forcep - Size: Length 31.0 cm
b- forcep - Size: Length 31.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Robert Thomas Noble.
Dates
1800
1830
circa 1800-1830
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 19c."
Material
metal: silver
wood: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-2
Condition Remarks
A few cracks in the wooden handles.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Blundell's midwifery forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6129
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1969.467.1
Description
Long obstetrical forceps with straight shank and a fine geometric pattern on the black wooden handles; "English Lock" joint; size 1.
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Accession Number
1969.467.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Obstetrical Forceps
Extraction, Obstetrical -- instrumentation
MM= Delivery -- obstetrical forceps
Description
Long obstetrical forceps with straight shank and a fine geometric pattern on the black wooden handles; "English Lock" joint; size 1.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
J. Gray & Co.
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: silver
wood: black
Inscriptions
At inside end of both handles: "1"; inside one handle: "J. GRAY & CO. // SHEFFIELD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-1
Dimension Notes
Length 33.0 cm x Width 4.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Denman's midwifery forceps

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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1973.5.3 a-b
Description
Short forceps, fenestrated blade, no shanks no pelvic curve; English lock, geometric texture on black wooden handles; post on inner aspect of heel of one handle to fit into hole in other handle for locking.
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Accession Number
1973.5.3 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
MM= Delivery -- obstetrical forceps
Description
Short forceps, fenestrated blade, no shanks no pelvic curve; English lock, geometric texture on black wooden handles; post on inner aspect of heel of one handle to fit into hole in other handle for locking.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - forcep - Size: Length 17.0 cm
b - forcep - Size: Length 17.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. G.A. MacGowan of Toronto.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
wood: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-2
Condition Remarks
Blackened steel blades; handles worn with use.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Arnold & Sons Catalogue, 1876 (similar to Fig. 57); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Arrived in doctor's bag 1973.5.1 along with other similar instruments.
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obstetrical forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6611
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1973.5.4 a-b
Description
Short forceps, smooth wooden handles; (a) is hinged to fold back; maker's name marked on (b); English lock, cephalic and pelvic curve similar to 1969.55.7.
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Accession Number
1973.5.4 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
MM= Delivery -- obstetrical forceps
Description
Short forceps, smooth wooden handles; (a) is hinged to fold back; maker's name marked on (b); English lock, cephalic and pelvic curve similar to 1969.55.7.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - forcep - Size: Length 17.0 cm
b - forcep - Size: Length 17.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. G.A. MacGowan of Toronto.
Maker
W. and H. Hutchinson
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
wood: dark brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-2
Condition Remarks
Steel blades show rust, discolouration.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Arrived in doctor's bag 1973.5.1 along with other similar instruments.
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Elliot's obstetrical forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6852
Dates
1800
1830
1800-1830
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1976.11.2 a-b
Description
Chrome-plated steel obstetrical forceps with handle indented for gripping.
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Accession Number
1976.11.2 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Obstetrical Forceps
Extraction, Obstetrical -- instrumentation
MM= Delivery -- obstetrical forceps
Description
Chrome-plated steel obstetrical forceps with handle indented for gripping.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - left forcep - Size: Length 38.0 cm
b - right forcep - Size: Length 38.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Wilkinson of Toronto; used by her uncle in Hamilton, Ontario.
Dates
1800
1830
1800-1830
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 19c."
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Both pieces stamped with the number "1"; (b) stamped with "ST. J.H." on upper side of arm.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-3
Condition Remarks
Spots of rust on arms; heavier concentration of rust on bottom of handle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Denman's midwifery forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8341
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1984.19.1 a-b
Description
Long-bladed obstetrical forceps with no pelvic curve; smooth wooden handles.
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Accession Number
1984.19.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Delivery
Obstetrical Forceps
Description
Long-bladed obstetrical forceps with no pelvic curve; smooth wooden handles.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - forcep - Length 31.0 cm
b - forcep - Length 31.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R.H. Wesley.
Maker
May (?) and Stevenson
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
wood: brown
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-2
Condition Remarks
Some discolouration of metal; #2: metal is rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Part of a group of instruments belonging to the donor's great-grandfather, Dr. W.W. Ogden (1837-1917) and grandfather, Dr. S.M. Hay (?-1943).
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