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ear curette; nasal curette

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
993004123
Description
Metal nasal or ear curette has solid octagonal handle tapering to narrow ending in small circular loop.
Accession Number
993004123
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Curettage -- curette -- ear
Description
Metal nasal or ear curette has solid octagonal handle tapering to narrow ending in small circular loop.
Number Of Parts
1
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Catalog order # 39065-100
Inscriptions
Stamped on handle: "T & B-KROME / 1 / MADE IN GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-16
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.5 cm. x Width: 0.5 cm. x Diam. : 0.5 cm.
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Coude olive tip catheter

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
993004124
Description
Rubber tube catheter is permanently coiled as its resting position, but still flexible; tubing angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; oval hole is located on underside of tube, before the angle.
Accession Number
993004124
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
Description
Rubber tube catheter is permanently coiled as its resting position, but still flexible; tubing
angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; oval hole is located on underside of tube, before the angle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Date Remarks
Rubber used for catheter and type of rubber
Material
rubber: rust
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 43.0 cm. x Diam. : 0.6 cm.
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Coude olive tip catheter

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
993004125
Description
Rubber tube catheter is permanently coiled as its resting position, but still flexible; tubing angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; oval hole is located on underside of tube, before the angle.
Accession Number
993004125
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
Description
Rubber tube catheter is permanently coiled as its resting position, but still flexible; tubing
angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; oval hole is located on underside of tube, before the angle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Date Remarks
Type of rubber
Material
rubber: rust
Inscriptions
Hand-stamped in black ink: "J.F. HARTZ CO. / MADE IN U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.0 cm. x Diam. : 0.6 cm.
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uterine dilators

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
993004126 a-c
Description
Set of three (#18, 20,22) uterine dilators with flattened handle
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Accession Number
993004126 a-c
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Description
Set of three (#18, 20,22) uterine dilators with flattened handle
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - dilator #18 - Size: Length 27.0 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
b - dilator #20 - Size: Length 27.5 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
c - dilator #22 - Size: Length 27.0 cm. x Width 1.7 cm. x Diameter0.8 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co.
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
Style matches others catalogued; American Hospital Catalogue order # 40770-1010
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped with logo for J.F. Hartz; "18" "20" "22"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-5
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
Images
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hydrocele trocars

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Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
993004127 a-j
Description
Set of four nested trocars with cannulae which store in hollow of handle; handle is pear-shaped with ridges; neck of handle has internal and external threading; hollow cylinder cover has one closed end, screws onto handle to encase nesting trocars
Accession Number
993004127 a-j
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Drainage -- instrumentation
MM= Catheterization -- paracentesis -- trocar
Description
Set of four nested trocars with cannulae which store in hollow of handle; handle is pear-shaped
with ridges; neck of handle has internal and external threading; hollow cylinder cover has one
closed end, screws onto handle to encase nesting trocars
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 9.0 cm. x Width 2.4 cm. x Depth 1.0 cm.
b - outside case - Size: Length 5.5 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
c - longest punch - Size: Length 8.5 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
d - sheath - Size: Length 6.5 cm. x Diameter5.5 cm.
e - punch - Size: Length 7.5 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
f - sheath - Size: Length 5.5 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
g - punch - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
h - sheath - Size: Length 5.0 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
i - shortest punch - Size: Length 5.5 cm. x Diameter0.1 cm.
j - sheath - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
Maker
A. S. Aloe Co.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Date Remarks
American Hospital Catalogue order # 40425
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on (b): "A.S. ALOE CO. // GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Condition Remarks
# 1: (a-b): shows wear; (e-h): tip corroded; (i-j): shaft & tip corroded; # 2: no damage; #3: rusty
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Illustrated Catalog of Standard Surgical Instruments," by Codman and Shurtleff, ca 1920,
p. 111, item 4370
Exhibit History
Hall of Honour - Bracken Exhibit
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wooden medicine holder

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Dates
1840
circa 1840
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004128 a-d
Description
Round black wooden medicine holder with screw top contains small clear glass vial with black wooden stopper; may have been used in hopes of dispelling "effluvia", i.e., contagion, that was thought to be carried in the air; the medicine when released was thought to dispel this "effluvia"; Dr. Brackeā€¦
Accession Number
993004128 a-d
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Description
Round black wooden medicine holder with screw top contains small clear glass vial with black wooden stopper; may have been used in hopes of dispelling "effluvia", i.e., contagion, that was thought to be carried in the air; the medicine when released was thought to dispel this "effluvia"; Dr. Bracken must have acquired this as a medical relic.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - case bottom - Size: Length 4.2 cm. x Diameter1.7 cm.
b - case lid - Size: Length 2.5 cm. x Diameter1.7 cm.
c - glass vial - Size: Length 4.2 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
d - stopper - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1840
circa 1840
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
wood: black
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row A Box 2
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stethoscope head

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
993004129
Description
Metal "Tomac Bowles" type of stethoscope head only with black plastic diaphragm
Accession Number
993004129
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Stethoscopes
Auscultation -- instrumentation
Description
Metal "Tomac Bowles" type of stethoscope head only with black plastic diaphragm
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Becton Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Co. Catalogue order #30710-010
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on back: "FLEISCHER STETHOSCOPE // B-D // BECTON DICKINSON & CO. // RUTHERFORD,
N.J."; stamped on nozzle: "B-D LUER-LOK PAT. 1742497"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.2 cm. x Depth: 1.0 cm. x Diam. : 5.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear
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stethoscope head

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
993004130
Description
Black plastic stethoscope head similar to the "Tomac-Bowles" type
Accession Number
993004130
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Stethoscopes
Auscultation -- instrumentation
Description
Black plastic stethoscope head similar to the "Tomac-Bowles" type
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Becton Dickinson & Co.
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Co. Catalogue order #30710-010
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
Inscriptions
Embossed on back: "FLEISCHER STETHOSCOPE // B-D // BECTON DICKINSON & CO."
Stamped on nozzle: "PAT. 1742497"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.5 cm. x Depth: 1.3 cm. x Diam. : 4.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear
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stethoscope head

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
993004131
Description
All-plastic stethoscope head similar to the "Tomac-Bowles" type.
Accession Number
993004131
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Stethoscopes
Auscultation -- instrumentation
Description
All-plastic stethoscope head similar to the "Tomac-Bowles" type.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Co. Catalogue order #30710-010
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black; clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on back: "FLEISCHER // STETHOSCOPE / B-D" "MADE IN U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.8 cm. x Width: 4.7 cm. x Depth: 1.5 cm. x Diam. : 3.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear
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Collyer pelvimeter

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Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
993004132 a-b
Description
Two silver-coloured metal arms are hinged at one end with a large thumbscrew; jaws curve inward and terminate in bulbous tips; gauge at hinge is graduated in bothe inches and centimetres
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Accession Number
993004132 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Pelvimetry -- instrumentation
Description
Two silver-coloured metal arms are hinged at one end with a large thumbscrew; jaws curve inward
and terminate in bulbous tips; gauge at hinge is graduated in bothe inches and centimetres
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - inches - Size: Length 28.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
b - centimeters - Size: Length 28.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on back of (b): "INGRAM & BELL // GERMANY" "33"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-5
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Sklar Products Surgical Instruments Catalog", 17th ed., 1967, p. 334; CD #3
Images
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