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Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995002035
Description
Cylindrical angled vulcanite hollow tube shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded with 8 perforations at the other end (the tip).
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Accession Number
995002035
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- vaginal
Description
Cylindrical angled vulcanite hollow tube shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded with 8 perforations at the other end (the tip).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Class of 1931 graduate.
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Length
15.5 cm
Diameter
1.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.5 cm. x Diameter: 1.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Plastic shows no signs of deterioration
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduate class of 1963 and daughter of Ruth Wallace)
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Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995003045
Description
Douche tube, which is a cylindrical piece of hollow black vulcanite, shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded with eight perforations at the other end (the tip).
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Accession Number
995003045
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- vaginal
Description
Douche tube, which is a cylindrical piece of hollow black vulcanite, shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded with eight perforations at the other end (the tip).
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.8 cm. x Width: 1.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The douche tube was dirty and dusty; there are no cracks or chips in the plastic
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
American Hospital Supply Catalog C30, Montreal: A.H.S., ca 1960, pp. 20312-20330, item 20325-180
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Dates
1890
1920
cica 1890-1920
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995003046
Description
Douche tube, which is a cylindrical piece of hollow black vulcanite, shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded with eight perforations at the other end (the tip).
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Accession Number
995003046
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- vaginal
Description
Douche tube, which is a cylindrical piece of hollow black vulcanite, shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded with eight perforations at the other end (the tip).
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1890
1920
cica 1890-1920
Material
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.0 cm. x Width: 1.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
The douche tube was dirty and dusty; there are no cracks or chips in the plastic
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
American Hospital Supply Catalog C30, Montreal: A.H.S., ca 1960, pp. 20312-20330, item 20325-180
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Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995003047
Description
Douche tube, which is a cylindrical piece of hollow black vulcanite, shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded with eight perforations at the other end (the tip).
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Accession Number
995003047
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- vaginal
Description
Douche tube, which is a cylindrical piece of hollow black vulcanite, shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded with eight perforations at the other end (the tip).
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.5 cm. x Width: 0.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The douche tube was dirty and dusty; there are no cracks or chips in the vulcanite
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
American Hospital Supply Catalog C30, Montreal: A.H.S., ca 1960, pp. 20312-20330, item 20325-180
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Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995003048
Description
Douche tube, which is a cylindrical piece of hollow black vulcanite, shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded and grooved with eight perforations at the other end (the tip).
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Accession Number
995003048
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- vaginal
Description
Douche tube, which is a cylindrical piece of hollow black vulcanite, shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded and grooved with eight perforations at the other end (the tip).
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.0 cm. x Width: 0.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
The douche tube was dirty and dusty; there are no cracks or chips in the vulcanite
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
American Hospital Supply Catalog C30, Montreal: A.H.S., ca 1960, pp. 20312-20330, item 20325-180
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uterine dilator set

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10786
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
Kingston Regional Cancer Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
004018003 a-p
Description
A uterine dilator set in a wooden case; appears to have been assembled from two different sets; the case is divided into two levels; the top level contains two thick double ended dilators (a,b), and four thin ones (c-f) and a pair of entropion forceps (g); the level (h) is removable and has slots f…
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Accession Number
004018003 a-p
Collection
Kingston Regional Cancer Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Description
A uterine dilator set in a wooden case; appears to have been assembled from two different sets; the case is divided into two levels; the top level contains two thick double ended dilators (a,b), and four thin ones (c-f) and a pair of entropion forceps (g); the level (h) is removable and has slots for holding dilators, although the ones included do not fit; the bottom layer contains seven single ended dilators (i-o) each slightly larger than the last; the case is mahogany and has a hinged lid.
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
a - thick dilator - Size: Length 20.6 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
b - thick dilator - Size: Length 21.4 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
c - thin dilator - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
d - thin dilator - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
e - thin dilator - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
f - thin dilator - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
g - entropion forceps - Size: Length 8.8 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
h - tray - Size: Length 24.0 cm x Width 18.8 cm x Depth 3.3 cm
i - single ended dilator - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
j - single ended dilator - Size: Length 17.3 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
k - single ended dilator - Size: Length 17.3 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
l - single ended dilator - Size: Length 17.1 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
m - single ended dilator - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
n - single ended dilator - Size: Length 17.0 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
o - single ended dilator - Size: Length 17.0 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
p - case - Size: Length 26.0 cm x Width 21.0 cm x Depth 8.5 cm
Provenance
Obtained from K.R.C.C. but exact provenance undetermined.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
Metal: silver, grey
wood: brown
Inscriptions
"ALLEN & HANBURYS" and "LONDON" printed on labels on the inner rim of the case.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-5
Condition Remarks
Some slight wear.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A Catalogue of Operation Tables, Sterilizers, Hospital Furniture, Surgical Instruments, Appliances, Ligatures & Sutures," Allen & Hanburys Ltd., London, Eng., 1957, p. 349; "Sklar Surgical Instruments, Suction & Pressure Apparatus," Sklar Instruments, 75th Anniv., 1967, p. 317
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vaginal speculum

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1210
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
996002002
Description
Version of a Sims' vaginal speculum with two duckbill blades; the speculum is made of a piece of brass with a gripping handle in the middle and a semi-circular and rounded blade at each end; both blades point in the same direction.
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Accession Number
996002002
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Version of a Sims' vaginal speculum with two duckbill blades; the speculum is made of a piece of brass with a gripping handle in the middle and a semi-circular and rounded blade at each end; both blades point in the same direction.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. Jason A. Hannah, 1928 Meds. graduate from Queen's University.
Maker
Tiemann
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Material
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
The name "Tiemann" is stamped twice into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-2
Temporary Location
On exhibit “The Century: Medical Innovations of the 1800s” at Museum of Health Care, 25 June 2017.
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.7 cm. x Width: 10.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
The metal of the speculum shows some discolouration; there were also some blue-green spots (possibly corrosion) at one end; #3: metal stained
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Antique Medical Instruments" by Keith Wilbur, M.D., p. 69; #3
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vaginal speculum

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1211
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
996002003
Description
Vaginal speculum, which consists of a single piece of metal, bent at a 95 deg. angle to form a handle at the bottom and a blade at the top; the blade has a rounded end with the sides turned up to form a semi-circle; the lower top and outer side of the handle have been plated with bronze.
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Accession Number
996002003
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Vaginal speculum, which consists of a single piece of metal, bent at a 95 deg. angle to form a handle at the bottom and a blade at the top; the blade has a rounded end with the sides turned up to form a semi-circle; the lower top and outer side of the handle have been plated with bronze.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. Jason A. Hannah, 1928 Meds. graduate of Queen's University.
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 10.0 cm. x Width: 12.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The speculum shows slight discolouration of the plated metal and one small green corrosion spot; #3: metal dirty and stained
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Antique Medical Instruments" by Keith Wilbur, M.D., p. 69
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examination table with stirrups

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3392
Dates
1895
1900
circa 1895-1900
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Treatment
Diagnosis, General
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997037272 a-g
Description
(a) A handmade painted wooden examination table with four feet that are identical with a flat base and two grooved concave rings carved into the wood; (b,c) two adjustable wooden stirrup foot holders are at base of table; these are square-shaped with an arched space for holding the foot; table is f…
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Accession Number
997037272 a-g
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Treatment
Diagnosis, General
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Physical Examination
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, medical
Description
(a) A handmade painted wooden examination table with four feet that are identical with a flat base and two grooved concave rings carved into the wood; (b,c) two adjustable wooden stirrup foot holders are at base of table; these are square-shaped with an arched space for holding the foot; table is flat and wide with a drop leaf attached by hinges at the end; the ends of the table have grooved edges; (d-g) casters: wooden wheels with rolling edge covered in felt attached to an axle; metal supports on eithre side of the wheel; supports at at approximately 30° from the vertical and attach to a solid metal cylinder with a rounded and grooved tip; (d-g) casters, each consisting of a metal wheel, the rolling edge covered in felt, attached to an axle; metal supports on either side of the wheel; supports are at approximately 30° from the vertical and attach to a solid metal cylinder with a rounded, grooved tip.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - table - Size: Length 187.0 cm x Width 67.5 cm x Depth 47.0 cm
b - stirrup - Size: Length 76.6 cm x Width 11.1 cm x Depth 3.3 cm
c - stirrup - Size: Length 76.7 cm x Width 10.8 cm x Depth 3.3 cm
d - caster - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 5.6 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
e - caster - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 5.6 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
f - caster - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 5.6 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
g - caster - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 5.6 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C. H. Bird or Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
Dates
1895
1900
circa 1895-1900
Material
wood: brown
paint: white; light green
metal: silver
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
(d-g) Have engraving on wheel: "FAULTLESS // FELTPAID"
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-11-2
Condition Remarks
(a) Paint is chipping off; stains on table top; hinges are very brittle; (b, c) paint is chipping, worn; longitudinal cracks in wood around foot holes in stirrups; (d-g) felt is worn down; metal is tarnished and non-active corrosion is present; two layers of paint chipping
Copy Type
Original
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birthing leg-holder restraint

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9446
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
997037498
Description
A length of canvas, reinforced on one side by strip of cloth; at each end, a belt buckle joint attaches to a "D" ring; this "D" ring attaches to an adjustable loop of canvas.
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Accession Number
997037498
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Restraint, Physical
Description
A length of canvas, reinforced on one side by strip of cloth; at each end, a belt buckle joint attaches to a "D" ring; this "D" ring attaches to an adjustable loop of canvas.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. C. H. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver; brown
fabric: beige
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-8
Dimension Notes
Length 45.8 cm x Width 6.1 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The canvas is strong; rust stains on cloth; inactive corrosion of rivets; use stains on canvas ridges; no tears
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Aloe's Illustrated and Priced Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments, Physicians' Supplies and Hospital Furnishings," the A.S. Aloe Co., 189–, p. 445 (please see attached photocopy) (similar to restraint shown)
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