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uterine douche, dilating

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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001148
Description
Dilating uterine douche, which consists of a long, narrow hollow cylindrical instrument with open ends; one end of the douche has a slightly bulbous cuff and a round, open end; the tip end of the douche is rounded; there are 13 small holes through the metal just before the tip; the bottom of the tu…
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Accession Number
997001148
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- uterine
Description
Dilating uterine douche, which consists of a long, narrow hollow cylindrical instrument with open ends; one end of the douche has a slightly bulbous cuff and a round, open end; the tip end of the douche is rounded; there are 13 small holes through the metal just before the tip; the bottom of the tube has two small solid cylindrical wires lined up beside each other; these wires end at the tip and start near the end of the douche; there is a screw attachment with a round handle that can be turned to push the wires out from the tube or bring them back in line with it; the douche curves up, then down, and ends with a tip that curves upwards
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Material
metal: silver; dark grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Dimension Notes
Length 29.6 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows minor wear, with minor loss of plating in some areas; no corrosion is visible; moving parts move freely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Previous number #244; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5080 (similar to item E/-2935)
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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001149
Description
Uterine sound, which consists of a long narrow plated-metal instrument that has two round finger grips at the sides near the end; the end of the sound is round with a screw attachment that can be moved right or left to adjust the tip; the tip of the sound has spiral cuts in the metal and the very e…
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Accession Number
997001149
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- uterine
Description
Uterine sound, which consists of a long narrow plated-metal instrument that has two round finger grips at the sides near the end; the end of the sound is round with a screw attachment that can be moved right or left to adjust the tip; the tip of the sound has spiral cuts in the metal and the very end is bulbous with a hole through the metal; when the screw attachment at the end is turned, the tip end will either curve upwards or straighten out
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1920
Material
metal: silver; grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-6
Dimension Notes
Length 30.6 cm x Width 5.1 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows wear and the plating shows minor loss on the entire instrument; no corrosion is visible; moving parts move freely; #2: metal dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Previous number #245; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5093 (similar to item E/-3689)
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uterine curette

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3451
Dates
1870
1890
circa 1870-1890
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001177
Description
Uterine curette, which consists of a long, narrow metal blade attached to an ebony handle; the blade consists of a long, narrow length of solid, cylindrical metal with a rounded concave scoop at the tip; the scoop has a closed, rounded base and serrated edges; the other end of the blade attaches to…
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Accession Number
997001177
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation and Curettage -- instrumentation
MM= Curettage -- curette -- uterine
Description
Uterine curette, which consists of a long, narrow metal blade attached to an ebony handle; the blade consists of a long, narrow length of solid, cylindrical metal with a rounded concave scoop at the tip; the scoop has a closed, rounded base and serrated edges; the other end of the blade attaches to an ebony handle; the handle is made of solid wood with flat top, bottom and sides, and a rounded end; the top and bottom have a cross-hatched gripping pattern cut into the wood.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Tiemann & Co.
Dates
1870
1890
circa 1870-1890
Material
metal: silver; dark grey
wood wood: black
Inscriptions
The top of the blade near the handle has the words, "TIEMANN & Co" stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-6
Dimension Notes
Length 27.6 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The wood is complete and shows no chips or cracks; the metal shows wear, especially at the bottom of the tip where the plating has worn off and the metal shows a patch of corrosion; the curette arrived with a tag attached with masking tape -- both were removed; (2): handle is worn; foregin matter gathered in grooves; inactive corrosion on back of head.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Previous number #270; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5089 (similar to item E/-3377); "Surgical Instruments and Orthopaedic Appliances," by Max Wocher & Son, c. 1890, p. 174 (very similar to item 1910)
Exhibit History
On display in Bracken wing Feb. 12, 2004-Feb. 2005
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Hodge's pessary

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3587
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001244
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical vulcaniete, hard rubber, formed into a closed form with an open centre; the pessary has a flat top and rounded base; both corners are rounded; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from the side…
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Accession Number
997001244
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical vulcaniete, hard rubber, formed into a closed form with an open centre; the pessary has a flat top and rounded base; both corners are rounded; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from the side (see sketch on accession sheet).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
hard rubber: black
Inscriptions
The front of the pessary has the number "2" stamped into the rubber at the bottom
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Dimension Notes
Length 6.3 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The rubber shows very minor wear; there is no cracking or missing areas; (3): rubber shows only very light wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Previous number #152; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5210 (similar to E/-9761)
Research Facts
Used to treat retroversion of the uterus, the turning backward of the entire uterus in relation to the pelvic axis
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Hodge's pessary

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3588
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001245
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of vulcanized rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from…
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Accession Number
997001245
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of vulcanized rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from the side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Amsco
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
rubber: black
Inscriptions
The front of the pessary has "AMSCO 1" stamped into the top and the number "70" in the bottom; the back of the pessary has the word "GERMANY" stamped in at the bottom
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Dimension Notes
Length 7.0 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The rubber shows very minor wear; there is no cracking or missing areas
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #152; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5210 (similar to E/-9761)
Research Facts
Used to treat retroversion of the uterus--the turning backward of the entire uterus in relation to the pelvic axis
Exhibit History
History of Contraception Exhibit, Fraser-Armstrong 5, Case #2, Kingston General Hospital, Mar. 2004.
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Hodge's pessary

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3589
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001246
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre …
  1 image  
Accession Number
997001246
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from the side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Amsco
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
hard rubber: black
Inscriptions
The front of the pessary has "AMSCO 2" stamped into the rubber at the right; the rubber at the left side has the number "75" stamped into it
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Dimension Notes
Length 7.8 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The rubber shows very minor wear; there is no cracking or missing areas
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #152; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5210 (similar to E/-9761)
Research Facts
Used to treat retroversion of the uterus--the turning backward of the entire uterus in relation to the pelvic axis
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Hodge's pessary

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3590
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001247
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre …
  1 image  
Accession Number
997001247
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from the side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Amsco
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
hard rubber: black
Inscriptions
The front of the pessary has "AMSCO 2" stamped into the rubber at the right; the rubber at the left side has the number "75" stamped into it
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Dimension Notes
Length 7.8 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The rubber shows very minor wear; there is no cracking or missing areas
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #152; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5210 (similar to E/-9761)
Research Facts
Used to treat retroversion of the uterus--the turning backward of the entire uterus in relation to the pelvic axis
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Hodge's pessary

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3591
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001248
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre …
  1 image  
Accession Number
997001248
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from the side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Amsco
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
hard rubber: black
Inscriptions
The front of the pessary has "AMSCO 3" stamped into the rubber at the top and the number "80" at the bottom; the back of the pessary has the word "GERMANY" stamped into the rubber at the bottom
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Dimension Notes
Length 8.1 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The rubber shows minor wear; there is no cracking or missing areas
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #152; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5210 (similar to E/-9761)
Research Facts
Used to treat retroversion of the uterus--the turning backward of the entire uterus in relation to the pelvic axis
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Hodge's pessary

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3592
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001249
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre …
  1 image  
Accession Number
997001249
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a very slight bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from the side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Amsco
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
hard rubber: black
Inscriptions
The front of the pessary has "AMSCO 3" stamped into the rubber at the top and the number "80" at the bottom; the back of the pessary has the word "GERMANY" stamped into the rubber at the bottom
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Dimension Notes
Length 8.1 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The rubber shows minor wear; there is no cracking or missing areas
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #152; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5210 (similar to E/-9761)
Research Facts
Used to treat retroversion of the uterus--the turning backward of the entire uterus in relation to the pelvic axis
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Hodge's pessary

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3593
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997001250
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre and looks li…
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Accession Number
997001250
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Description
Hodge's retroversion pessary, which consists of a single piece of solid cylindrical hard rubber formed into a closed rectangular form with rounded corners and an open centre; the pessary has a flattish bottom with a bump at the middle and a rounded top; the pessary curves at the centre and looks like an S-shape from the side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Amsco
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
hard rubber: black
Inscriptions
The front of the pessary has "AMSCO 4" stamped into the rubber at the right; the rubber at the left side has the number "85" stamped into it
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The rubber shows very minor wear; there is no cracking or missing areas
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #152; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Surgical Instruments," by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 5210 (similar to E/-9761)
Research Facts
Used to treat retroversion of the uterus--the turning backward of the entire uterus in relation to the pelvic axis
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