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Jarvis's nasal snare

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Dates
1880
1889
circa 1880-1889
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1988.15.3
Description
Silver-plated, slender hollow tube contains piano wire that forms a loop at the distal end; secured to two pins at the proximal end of a sliding outer cover to the tube; winged projections on the tube permit the rotation of the snare, which is drawn tight by sliding the cover down.
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Accession Number
1988.15.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- snare -- loop -- nasal
Description
Silver-plated, slender hollow tube contains piano wire that forms a loop at the distal end; secured to two pins at the proximal end of a sliding outer cover to the tube; winged projections on the tube permit the rotation of the snare, which is drawn tight by sliding the cover down.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. M. Swain for Dr. Robert B. Aylesworth.
Dates
1880
1889
circa 1880-1889
Material
metal: grey; yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Dimension Notes
Length 17.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Plate is wearing off; a part may be missing from the proximal end--probably a milled nut.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Mechanics of Surgery," Truar, 1899, p. 732; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Robert B. Aylesworth (M.D. Victoria College 1867) practised in various parts of Ontario from 1869-1892, ending up in Toronto.
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Birmingham nasal douche

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Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1974.6.1
Description
A glass bottle, tubular, with one end curving upward for placement in nose; there is a hole at the end; on the upward side is a small spouted opening.
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Accession Number
1974.6.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Description
A glass bottle, tubular, with one end curving upward for placement in nose; there is a hole at the end; on the upward side is a small spouted opening.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Lillian Massey of Scarborough.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-13
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item belonged to a friend of Mrs. Massey living in the same building; the family had had it for about sixty years.
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Fraenkel's nasal speculum

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Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1975.3.4
Description
Nasal speculum has parallel, curved, fenestrated blades and a screw mechanism for dilation.
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Accession Number
1975.3.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- nasal
Description
Nasal speculum has parallel, curved, fenestrated blades and a screw mechanism for dilation.
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
1870
1899
1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had"late 19c."
Material
metal: greyish-brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Dimension Notes
Length 7.5 cm x Width 4.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Plating almost entirely worn off; intact, in working order; needs cleaning.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Tiemann, 1872, p. 55 (Fig. 237) and Tiemann, 1889, p. 205 (Fig. 2155) (very similar; slight difference in shape of cross piece near screw); 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
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1976.6.12
Description
Head mirror connected to two cloth webbing straps with a buckle for sizing.
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Accession Number
1976.6.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Description
Head mirror connected to two cloth webbing straps with a buckle for sizing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Maker
J.F. Hartz Co.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Material
fabric: brown
metal: grey
glass: silvered
plastic: light brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-1
Dimension Notes
Diam. 8.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Some tarnishing of the mirror.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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electric otoscope set

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Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1976.6.40
Description
Fabric-lined case containing otoscope instruments, including three aural specula.
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Accession Number
1976.6.40
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Otolaryngology -- otoscope
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- aural
Description
Fabric-lined case containing otoscope instruments, including three aural specula.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Material
fabric: purple
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-15
Condition Remarks
#2: (a) Specula show no signs of corrosion; some minor discolouration and scratches; (d) minor signs of use; no signs of corrosion; some patches of discolouration on black plastic; (e) minor scratches and nicks throughout; no signs of corrosion; (g) minor signs of use; some discolouration around screws; minor scratches; no signs of corrosion; (h) some minor signs of use; scratches, patches of black discolouration; glass bulb is not cracked; (i) minor scratches; piece has fallen off near small tube; box shows some signs of wear; leather has peeled or is peeling off, approx. 5%; latch has some minor discolouration and scratches.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
Exhibit History
On exhibit "When Medicine Met Science," Museum of Health Care, April 29, 2003 - 25 Jan 2017
Agnes Etherington Art Centre - July 2002
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Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1976.6.52
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Accession Number
1976.6.52
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Cotton/Sponge, Carrier -- probang
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-9
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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Bosworth's wire nasal speculum

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Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1976.6.56
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Accession Number
1976.6.56
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- nasal
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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tongue depressor

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Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1934.20.1
Description
Flat tongue depressor with centre "S" curve; grooved on one side at the end.
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Accession Number
1934.20.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Description
Flat tongue depressor with centre "S" curve; grooved on one side at the end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. T.C. Routley; used by Thomas Willis, court physician to George III.
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c.?"
Material
vulcanite
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Nasal foreign body hook

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Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1966.11.38
Description
Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1966.11.38
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Description
Note: item is missing.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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screw-jointed probang and coin catcher

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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.111.1 a-b
Description
A long, thin, double-ended instrument that can be taken apart by unscrewing the brass joint; coin catcher is made of copper and fitted to a plastic (?) rod; sponge tip probang is made of a wooden rod with a sponge ball at the tip.
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Accession Number
1969.111.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Cotton/Sponge, Carrier -- probang
Description
A long, thin, double-ended instrument that can be taken apart by unscrewing the brass joint; coin catcher is made of copper and fitted to a plastic (?) rod; sponge tip probang is made of a wooden rod with a sponge ball at the tip.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - coin catcher
b - probang
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal
plastic
wood
sponge
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-9
Condition Remarks
Plastic rod is nearly broken in the middle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-scheerer catalogue, p. 3265 (similar, but with a hinged joint); CD #UHN
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