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instrument sterilizer

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Dates
1992
circa 1992
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Hygiene
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Hygiene
Surgery, instrumentation
General Surgery
Accession Number
997034457 a-d
Description
A rectangular metal box with rows of perforations to allow steam to pass through for sterilization; the box contains two rectangular, divided instrument trays that also have holes for autoclaving.
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Accession Number
997034457 a-d
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Hygiene
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Hygiene
Surgery, instrumentation
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Description
A rectangular metal box with rows of perforations to allow steam to pass through for sterilization; the box contains two rectangular, divided instrument trays that also have holes for autoclaving.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - bottom - Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
b - lid - Size: Length 22.0 cm x Width 10.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
c - tray - Size: Length 21.3 cm x Width 9.7 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
d - tray - Size: Length 21.3 cm x Width 9.7 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Synthes
Site Made (Country)
Switzerland
Dates
1992
circa 1992
Date Remarks
Found in supplier's catalogue.
Material
metal: silver; red
Inscriptions
"SYNTHES MADE IN SWITZERLAND" etched on lid of box; "Swiss 302.70/2024" etched on side of both trays.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-2
Condition Remarks
Shows slight scratches where lid overlaps bottom, and minor adhesive residue on outer case.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Synthes Original Instruments and Implants," the Association for the Study of Internal Fixation, 1992, p. 4-5 (similar to item #301.70) (please see photocopy); CD #6.
Research Facts
This box is used for sterilizing and storing three sizes of instruments.
Images
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