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McLean's obstetrical forceps

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1972.18.2 a-b
Description
Long obstetrical forceps; solid blades; straight, overlapping parellel shanks; English lock, Simpson handles.
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Accession Number
1972.18.2 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
Long obstetrical forceps; solid blades; straight, overlapping parellel shanks; English lock, Simpson handles.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - forcep - Size: Length 38.0 cm
b - forcep - Size: Length 38.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Maker
W. F. Ford
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
metal: silver; grey
Inscriptions
"W. F. FORD // S [illeg.] CO. N.Y."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-3
Condition Remarks
Some rust and corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Images
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pocket eye scalpel and bistoury

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Dates
1900
1920
1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1972.18.23
Description
Two instruments in one handle: a curved knife with a cap and clip to screw over knife, and a straight knife with a cap; handle surface is textured for gripping.
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Accession Number
1972.18.23
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife -- bistoury
Description
Two instruments in one handle: a curved knife with a cap and clip to screw over knife, and a straight knife with a cap; handle surface is textured for gripping.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Dates
1900
1920
1900-1920
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1972.18.25
Description
Metal grooved handle with a short shaft, most of which is a flattened spatula shape; other end has a rounded, flat tip.
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Accession Number
1972.18.25
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Description
Metal grooved handle with a short shaft, most of which is a flattened spatula shape; other end has a rounded, flat tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 8.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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hypodermic syringe

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1972.18.27
Description
Glass syringe, 10 cc; calibration in red from 0 to 10; ground-in glass plunger.
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Accession Number
1972.18.27
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Glass syringe, 10 cc; calibration in red from 0 to 10; ground-in glass plunger.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
glass: clear; red
Inscriptions
Calibration lines and numbers from 0 to 10 "CC"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-3
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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Loring's ophthalmoscope

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Dates
1904
1920
circa 1904-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1972.18.29 a-d
Description
Ophthalmoscope in a leather, envelope-type case (c) with dome closure; compartments for instrument parts; parts are (a) head; (b) handle; and (d) magnifying lens.
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Accession Number
1972.18.29 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
MM= Ophthalmoscopy -- ophthalmoscope
Description
Ophthalmoscope in a leather, envelope-type case (c) with dome closure; compartments for instrument parts; parts are (a) head; (b) handle; and (d) magnifying lens.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - head
b - handle
c - case - Size: Length 10.4 cm x Width 5.7 cm x Depth 1.9 cm
d - magnifying lens - Size: Diam. 3.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Dates
1904
1920
circa 1904-1920
Date Remarks
Patent date on item
Material
leather: black
glass: silvered
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"PATENTED. JAN. 19. 04"; in gold on lid: "LORING'S // OPHTHALMOSCOPE"; scratched on: "GHA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-6
Condition Remarks
Silvering on mirror is marked; #2: case is damaged.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Identical to 1975.4.2
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Luer hypodermic syringes

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1972.18.35 a-n
Description
Two glass hypodermic syringes with glass plungers (a-d) calibrated in red from 0-20 cc; accompanied by 6 hypodermic needles (e-j); files to open ampoules (k-m); and needle wires in an envelope (n); all contained in a cardboard box (not numbered).
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Accession Number
1972.18.35 a-n
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Two glass hypodermic syringes with glass plungers (a-d) calibrated in red from 0-20 cc; accompanied by 6 hypodermic needles (e-j); files to open ampoules (k-m); and needle wires in an envelope (n); all contained in a cardboard box (not numbered).
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
a - syringe - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
c - syringe - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
d - plunger - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
e-j - needles
k - file - Size: Length 5.0 cm
l - file - Size: Length 5.0 cm
m - file - Size: Length 5.0 cm
n - envelope
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
glass: clear; red
metal: silver
paper: white; black
Inscriptions
On inside of box lid: "INGRAM & BELL LIMITED // TORONTO & CALGARY"; on paper envelope: "VIM // STAINLESS STEEL [underlined] // HYPODERMIC NEEDLES // IN THIS BOX // MACGREGOR INSTRUMENT CO. // NEEDHAM, MASS."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-3
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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hypodermic syringe

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1972.18.37
Description
A metal barrel with a space for an ampoule; has plunger spring action to open top of syringe.
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Accession Number
1972.18.37
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
A metal barrel with a space for an ampoule; has plunger spring action to open top of syringe.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Maker
J. B. Ayerst Cartrex
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Inscription: "JB AYERST CARTREX"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-2
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Accessories missing
Copy Type
Original
Images
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white cell counting pipette

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1972.18.55 b
Description
Glass tube with enlarged, bulbous midsection; calibration lines from enlarged portion to tip.
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Accession Number
1972.18.55 b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count
Description
Glass tube with enlarged, bulbous midsection; calibration lines from enlarged portion to tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Maker
E. Leitz
Site Made (City)
Wetzlar
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Just above bulb: "11"; just below bulb: "1"; midway down the tube: "0.5"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-11
Dimension Notes
Length 11.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Graves vaginal speculum

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1972.18.6
Description
Vaginal speculum with "duck-head" shape, jaws move apart for dilatation; handle at 90° and screws for adjustment.
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Accession Number
1972.18.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Vaginal speculum with "duck-head" shape, jaws move apart for dilatation; handle at 90° and screws for adjustment.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Maker
J. F. Hartz Co.
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"C" inside diamond shape; "J. F. HARTZ CO."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 14.5 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some corrosion; #2: metal rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 5206 (almost identical to item #E/-8717)
Images
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ear, eye, nose and throat diagnostic set

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Vision
Classification
Otolaryngology
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
1972.20.1 a-j
Description
Eye and ear diagnostic instruments in a velvet-lined box, consisting of (a) a battery handle; (b) an otoscope head with operating lens but no bulb; (c) a connecting piece for (b); (d) a Dezeng ophthalmoscope head with 45° mirror; (e) an adaptor to hold a bulb and fit into (f), a May ophthalmoscope …
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Accession Number
1972.20.1 a-j
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Vision
Classification
Otolaryngology
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Ophthalmoscopy
Physical Examination
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Ophthalmology
Description
Eye and ear diagnostic instruments in a velvet-lined box, consisting of (a) a battery handle; (b) an otoscope head with operating lens but no bulb; (c) a connecting piece for (b); (d) a Dezeng ophthalmoscope head with 45° mirror; (e) an adaptor to hold a bulb and fit into (f), a May ophthalmoscope head with 24 lenses; (g) a large ear speculum; (h) small ear speculum; (i) medium ear speculum; and (j) a light bulb; these appear to be miscellaneous pieces and do not all go with each other; (a) fits in the case, but the other pieces do not fit in the compartments; (a,b,c,g,h,i) appear to go together.
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - battery handle - Size: Length 18.4 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
b - otoscope head
c - connecting piece
d - Dezeng ophthalmoscope head
e - bulb adaptor
f - May ophthalmoscope head
g - large ear speculum
h - small ear speculum
i - medium ear speculum
j - light bulb
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Wappler
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
metal: silver; black
fabric: red
glass: silvered
Inscriptions
On (d): "DEZENG = STANDARD CO. MAKERS - CAMDEN N.J., PATENTED AUG. 25 03"; on box (?): "MAY OPHTHALMOSCOPE // WAPPLER E.M. CO. // NEW YORK, U.S.A. // PAT. DEC. 12, 1916"; on (j): "W // A"; on (f) logo that looks like a face with a light bulb for a nose.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-14
Condition Remarks
On (d,e,f) enamel is marked up and chipped.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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