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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.78.1 a-b
Description
Spectacles with gold (?) frame and curled sides, oval-shaped, convex cylindrical lenses; came in black leather case with black velvet lining on the inside.
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Accession Number
1969.78.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Spectacles with gold (?) frame and curled sides, oval-shaped, convex cylindrical lenses; came in black leather case with black velvet lining on the inside.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - eyeglasses
b - case - Size: Length 12.7 cm x Width 5.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
leather: black
fabric: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
#2: the leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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pocket hypodermic syringe case

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.79.1 a-h
Description
Syringe set in metal case (h) inside suede purse (not numbered); consists of (a) metal syringe with glass barrel, plunger calibrated; (b) screw-on hypodermic needle; (c) small needle fitting; (d,e) yellow glass stoppered vials (empty); (f) clear glass stoppered vial (empty); (g) metal tube with nee…
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Accession Number
1969.79.1 a-h
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Injections
Drug Therapy
Description
Syringe set in metal case (h) inside suede purse (not numbered); consists of (a) metal syringe with glass barrel, plunger calibrated; (b) screw-on hypodermic needle; (c) small needle fitting; (d,e) yellow glass stoppered vials (empty); (f) clear glass stoppered vial (empty); (g) metal tube with needle wires.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - syringe - Size: Length 7.0 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
b - hypodermic needle - Size: Length 3.8 cm
c - needle fitting - Size: Length 2.5 cm
d - vial - Size: Length 7.2 cm
e - vial - Size: Length 7.6 cm
f - vial - Size: Length 8.0 cm
g - needle wires - Size: Length 6.7 cm
h - case - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
suede purse - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 5.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver
glass: yellow; clear
Inscriptions
On (c): "VITA 27"; on (d): "Hypodermatic Tablets No 33. Apomorphine hydrochlorate. 1-20 g. PARKE, DAVIS & CO."; on (e): "Hypodermatic Tablets No 16. C319087 Morphine & Atrophine. Parke, Davis & Co."; on (f): "Soluble Hypodermic Tablets Morphine Sulphate No 3 1/4 gr. 0044007 John Wyeth & Brother Inc Phila."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-5
Temporary Location
On travelling exhibit ‘Unmasking Influenza’ Ottawa L-2019-3 30 April 2019-31 Dec 2022.
Condition Remarks
#2: contains pills that should be assessed and possibly destroyed.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit "Francophone Experience in WW I War Hospital, 1914-1918," at the Museoparc Vanier Museopark, 9 June 2014.
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Dates
1830
circa 1830
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1969.80.1
Description
Metacarpal saw with a long, tapering, narrow, serrated blade and a wooden handle.
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Accession Number
1969.80.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Amputation -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- saw -- metacarpal
Description
Metacarpal saw with a long, tapering, narrow, serrated blade and a wooden handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
J. Stevens & Son
Dates
1830
circa 1830
Material
metal: dark grey
wood: dark grey
Inscriptions
"J STEVENS & SON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-15
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1969.80.2
Description
Metacarpal saw with a long, tapering, narrow, serrated blade and a wooden handle.
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Accession Number
1969.80.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Amputation -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- saw -- metacarpal
Description
Metacarpal saw with a long, tapering, narrow, serrated blade and a wooden handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Downs
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
wood: dark grey
Inscriptions
"DOWN LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-15
Dimension Notes
Length 20.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Kelsey's proctotomy knife

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Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1969.80.3
Description
Pointed proctotomy knife with wooden handle.
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Accession Number
1969.80.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Colon and Rectal Surgery, instrumentation
Description
Pointed proctotomy knife with wooden handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Tiemann & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
wood: dark grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-8
Dimension Notes
Length 21.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See Tiemann catalogue p. 417; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Accession sheet calls this artifact "Blizard's probe pointed knife."
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Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1969.80.4
Description
Bistoury, curved to the right, with a wooden handle.
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Accession Number
1969.80.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife -- bistoury
Description
Bistoury, curved to the right, with a wooden handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Weiss
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
wood: dark grey
Inscriptions
"Weiss, London [logo]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-8
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Accession sheet names this artifact "Weiss probe pointed knife"
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dressing forceps

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Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.80.5
Description
Long, straight, narrow forceps with a slide catch.
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Accession Number
1969.80.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Wounds and Injuries
Bandages
Description
Long, straight, narrow forceps with a slide catch.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown
Maker
Shepard & Dudley
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
Inscriptions
"SHEPARD & DUDLEY, N.Y"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-5
Dimension Notes
Length 19.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Phillip's corneal suture forceps

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Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1969.80.6
Description
Mouse tooth corneal suture forceps with a spring catch
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Accession Number
1969.80.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Description
Mouse tooth corneal suture forceps with a spring catch
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Weiss
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
Inscriptions
"WEISS, LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Littler Jones's artery forceps

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Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1969.80.7
Description
Scissor-type hemostatic forceps.
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Accession Number
1969.80.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Description
Scissor-type hemostatic forceps.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
J. Stevens & Sons
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
Inscriptions
"J. Stevens & Sons"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-2
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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pocket aspirator

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Dates
1885
circa 1885
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1969.81.1 a-h
Description
Black leather satin-lined case (h) containing: (a) metal syringe with glass barrel and three-ring handle and grip; (b) aspirating needle; (c) valve or stopcock; (d) director for trocar (e); (f,g) needles.
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Accession Number
1969.81.1 a-h
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Aspiration
Suction
Description
Black leather satin-lined case (h) containing: (a) metal syringe with glass barrel and three-ring handle and grip; (b) aspirating needle; (c) valve or stopcock; (d) director for trocar (e); (f,g) needles.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - syringe - Size: Length 11.3 cm x Diam. 1.6 cm
b - aspirating needle - Size: Length 8.2 cm
c - valve - Size: Length 3.0 cm
d - director - Size: Length 7.3 cm
e - trocar - Size: Length 8.9 cm
f - needle - Size: Length 3.5 cm
g - needle - Size: Length 3.5 cm
h - case - Size: Length 17.0 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1885
circa 1885
Date Remarks
Date patented given on included paper.
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
fabric: purple
leather: black
Inscriptions
On included paper: "Patented 1885 Syringe for giving various hypodermic injections and aspirating chest and [illeg.] cavities"; inscribed on syringe: "PAT. AUG. 25, 1885"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-12
Condition Remarks
#2: The leatherette is peeling off the case.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
Similar to 1969.264.1 and 1969.55.1; CD #UHN
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