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Barnes' vaginal speculum

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Dates
1880
1910
1880-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1981.6.1
Description
Silver-plated vaginal bivalve speculum with adjustable screw to control dilatation of the two valves; slight tapering towards the end.
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Accession Number
1981.6.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Silver-plated vaginal bivalve speculum with adjustable screw to control dilatation of the two valves; slight tapering towards the end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. A. L. Purdon of Welland, Ontario; owned by Dr. Matthew F. Harvey (1824-1903), who practised in Humberstone.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1880
1910
1880-1910
Material
metal: brownish-grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 14.6 cm x Width 4.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Tarnished in places.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Isaac Harvey, Matthew Harvey's grandfather, emigrated from New Jersey in 1789 to St. Johns, Ont. His father, Matthew, inherited the family farm, and Matthew Jr. graduated from Buffalo in 1850 and Trinity College Medical School in 1851. He became a school inspector and was active in municipal politics. In 1870, he was Warden of Welland County.
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vaginal depressor

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Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1984.19.12
Description
A double-ended, metal plated depressor; one end is a shallow spoon shape, the other end is a loop.
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Accession Number
1984.19.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Description
A double-ended, metal plated depressor; one end is a shallow spoon shape, the other end is a loop.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R. H. Wesley.
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-5
Dimension Notes
Length 22.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Part of a group of instruments belonging to the donor's great-grandfather, Dr. W. W. Ogden (1837-1917) and grandfather, Dr. S. M. Hay (?-1943).
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Eastman's hysterectomy clamp forceps

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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1984.19.8
Description
A nickel-plated, scissor-handled instrument; parts joined by a screw that lets them lock together; pointed, curved blade fits over and into a serrated blade; when the handles are squeezed, the blades close.
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Accession Number
1984.19.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Hysterctomy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- clamp
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- hysterectomy
Description
A nickel-plated, scissor-handled instrument; parts joined by a screw that lets them lock together; pointed, curved blade fits over and into a serrated blade; when the handles are squeezed, the blades close.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R. H. Wesley.
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Material
metal: silver; brownish
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-8
Dimension Notes
Length 27.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Metal plating worn off edges at cutting end.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. R. H. Wesley; H. J. Milburn catalogue, 1893, p. 335
Research Facts
Instrument used in cleidotomy or cleidotripsy, in which the clavicles of the foetus are crushed or cut to reduce the width in cases of obstructed birth; part of a group of instruments belonging to the donor's great-grandfather, Dr. W.W. Ogden (1837-1917) and grandfather, Dr. S.M. Hay (?-1943).
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Eastman's hysterectomy clamp forceps

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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1984.19.9
Description
A nickel-plated, scissor-handled instrument; parts joined by a screw that lets them lock together; pointed, curved blade fits over and into a serrated blade; when the handles are squeezed, the blades close.
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Accession Number
1984.19.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Hysterctomy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- clamp
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- hysterectomy
Description
A nickel-plated, scissor-handled instrument; parts joined by a screw that lets them lock together; pointed, curved blade fits over and into a serrated blade; when the handles are squeezed, the blades close.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R. H. Wesley.
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Material
metal: silver; brownish
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-8
Dimension Notes
Length 27.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Metal plating worn off edges at cutting end.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Dr. R. H. Wesley; H. J. Milburn catalogue, 1893, p. 335
Research Facts
Instrument used in cleidotomy or cleidotripsy, in which the clavicles of the foetus are crushed or cut to reduce the width in cases of obstructed birth; part of a group of instruments belonging to the donor's great-grandfather, Dr. W. W. Ogden (1837-1917) and grandfather, Dr. S. M. Hay (?-1943).
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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
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.5 cm. x Diam. : 14.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
Plastic shows no signs of deterioration
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate 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

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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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