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Bivale nasal speculum

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Dates
1900
1980
1900-1980
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
998001013
Description
Nasal speculum with blades held together by a screw; easily disjointed; a spring clip holds handles apart and provides tension and is removable with a screwdriver.
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Accession Number
998001013
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- nasal
Description
Nasal speculum with blades held together by a screw; easily disjointed; a spring clip holds handles apart and provides tension and is removable with a screwdriver.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at KGH
Maker
Storz
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1980
1900-1980
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers' catalogues
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Imprinted into handle: "2 // Storz - // Stainless";"GERMANY"; "34"; printed on handle: "N2122"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-11
Dimension Notes
Length 13.5 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Online Medical Dictionary: "MedicineNet"; "Aloe's Illustrated and Priced Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments, Physician's Supply and Hospital Furnishings," 6th ed., A.S. Aloe Co., St. Louis, 189-, p. 244 (similar to item # 5318); CD #1.
Research Facts
An instrument used to widen the opening of a nostril so the inside can be more easily seen; "speculum" is the Latin word for mirror.
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Bozeman uterine dressing forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1638
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
993004247
Description
Two symmetrical blades are joined by lock box to form scissor-like instrument; handles have one circular, one oval finger ring; shanks curve down from handle toward joint, then curve upward; jaws taper to blunt points; vertical serrations along inside of jaws; ratchet closure
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Accession Number
993004247
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- uterine
Description
Two symmetrical blades are joined by lock box to form scissor-like instrument; handles have
one circular, one oval finger ring; shanks curve down from handle toward joint, then curve
upward; jaws taper to blunt points; vertical serrations along inside of jaws; ratchet closure
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Date Remarks
Dated from Miltex catalogue.
Material
stainless metal: silver
Inscriptions
"INGRAM & BELL // GERMANY // 36"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-7
Dimension Notes
Length: 26.0 cm. x Width: 7.2 cm. x Depth: 1.5 cm.
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Reference Book: "Miltex Instrument Co. Illustrated Catalogue" p. 409 #MX30-805; CD #4
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Brodie's-style male catheter

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
993004120 a-b
Description
Metal #10 male catheter with solid insert ending in flattened wire
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Accession Number
993004120 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
Description
Metal #10 male catheter with solid insert ending in flattened wire
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 27.5 cm. x Width 1.8 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
b - insert - Size: Length 27.5 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer Corp.
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Catalog order # 40395
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on shaft: "KNY SCHEERER GERMANY 10"; and the J.F. Hartz Logo
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Kny-Scheerer Illustrations of Surgical Instruments," 21st ed., 1915, p. 4057; CD #7
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Brown's tonsil snare

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1655
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
993004264 a-b
Description
Metal handle has detachable rod where metal snare is attached and adjusted; attachment fits into square hole and handle opens into "Y" shape to accept attachment and has hook to clamp attachment into fitting; Note: item is missing.
Accession Number
993004264 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Tonsillectomy -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- snare -- loop -- tonsil
Description
Metal handle has detachable rod where metal snare is attached and adjusted; attachment fits into square hole and handle opens into "Y" shape to accept attachment and has hook to clamp
attachment into fitting; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 18.5 cm. x Width 19.5 cm. x Depth 1.5 cm.
b - snare attachment - Size: Length 20.5 cm. x Diameter2.3 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Logo (see accession sheet for drawing): resembles $ surmounted by a crown; "CMB // 3"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-5
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Condition Remarks
some corrosion; shows extreme wear
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality," Kny-Scheerer Co., 21st ed., 1915,
p. 3216, item C12048
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Dates
1918
circa 1918
Collection
Dr. R. R. MacGregor Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
992070022 a-b
Description
Pair of steel curved forceps; short curved blade in fair condition; plain design; two pieces
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Accession Number
992070022 a-b
Collection
Dr. R. R. MacGregor Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- hemostat
Description
Pair of steel curved forceps; short curved blade in fair condition; plain design;
two pieces
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
Size: Length 14.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to (see accession sheet for monogram/special symbol consisting of a capital "I"
superimposed with capital "B") Dr. R.R. MacGregor
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1918
circa 1918
Date Remarks
Dr. R.R. MacGregor Collection
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on outside handle: (see accession sheet for special symbol, which resembles a dollar
sign surmounted by a crown); stamped on inside handle: "45"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-1
Condition Remarks
shows wear; discoloration; closures starting to rust
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
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Dates
1918
circa 1918
Collection
Dr. R. R. MacGregor Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
992070023 a-b
Description
Pair of steel curved forceps; short curved blades in excellent condition; plain design; two pieces
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Accession Number
992070023 a-b
Collection
Dr. R. R. MacGregor Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- hemostat
Description
Pair of steel curved forceps; short curved blades in excellent condition; plain design;
two pieces
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
Size: Length 12.6 cm. x Width 5.5 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. R.R. MacGregor
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1918
circa 1918
Date Remarks
Dr. R.R. MacGregor Collection
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on outside handle: (see accession sheet for special symbol, which resembles a dollar
sign surmounted by a crown); stamped on inside handle: "PAT. 5.3.92 14" // "14"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-1
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
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Eschle's tonsil knife

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1585
Dates
1920
1956
circa 1920-1956
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
993004193
Description
Silver-coloured flat single-edged curved bevelled blade with interior cutting edge and pointed tip that extends into flattened shaft which extends into handle
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Accession Number
993004193
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Tonsillectomy -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife -- tonsil
Description
Silver-coloured flat single-edged curved bevelled blade with interior cutting edge and pointed
tip that extends into flattened shaft which extends into handle
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
1956
circa 1920-1956
Date Remarks
V. Mueller & Co. Hospital Supply Catalogue, 1956, p. 172, order #MO-1060
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Etched on blade: "KNY-SCHEERER / GERMANY"; opposite side has logo (see accession sheet for
drawing): resembles a dollar sign surmounted by a crown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 20.0 cm. x Width: 1.7 cm. x Depth: 0.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
requires cleaning
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments," Kny-Scheerer Company, 21st ed., 1915, p. 3203; CD #2
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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Dr. R. R. MacGregor Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
992070077 m-o
Description
Two piece metal forceps, hemostat and a vulsellum
Accession Number
992070077 m-o
Collection
Dr. R. R. MacGregor Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- needle
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- hemostat
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- vulsellum
Description
Two piece metal forceps, hemostat and a vulsellum
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - needle holder - Size: Length 17.0 cm. x Width 4.5 cm. x Depth 1.2 cm.
b - forceps - Size: Length 12.8 cm. x Width 5.4 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
c - forceps - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 5.4 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
d - forceps - Size: Length 17.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 1.3 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. R. R. MacGregor
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer (a,b)
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(a): HARTZ; (b): THE J.F. HARTZ CO // PAT. 5.3.92 // 138; (c) H. STOPLER // C3; (d) HARTZ
/ 5
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010 0010-E1-3
Length
m - 17.0 cm n - 13.0 cm 0 - 17.0 cm
Width
m - 5.4 cm n - 5.4 cm 0 - 5.0 cm
Depth
m - 1.2 cm n - 0.5 cm o - 1.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
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Gelpi perineal retractor

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
993004107
Description
Metal "Gelpi" self-retaining perineal retractor with ratchet-type closure and curved pointed ends
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Accession Number
993004107
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- retractor -- self-retaining
Description
Metal "Gelpi" self-retaining perineal retractor with ratchet-type closure and curved
pointed ends
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer Corp.
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Catalog C30 order # 38525-065
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on handle: "THE J.F. HARTZ CO." "GERMANY" "83"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.0 cm. x Width: 11.0 cm. x Depth: 3.0 cm.
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Reference copied from OhioLINK's internet catalogue; CD #4
Research Facts
OhioLINK is a centralized database of holdings in Ohio universities.
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Graves vaginal speculum

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1537
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
993004145 a-d
Description
Silver-coloured metal duck-billed bivalve speculum; fixed lower blade is extended at proximal end to form a straight handle; upper blade is shorter than the lower blade and has a short slit made with two screws at the proximal end; an arm attached to the upper blade controls the opening and closing…
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Accession Number
993004145 a-d
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Silver-coloured metal duck-billed bivalve speculum; fixed lower blade is extended at proximal
end to form a straight handle; upper blade is shorter than the lower blade and has a short slit
made with two screws
at the proximal end; an arm attached to the upper blade controls the opening and closing of the
speculum
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Width 10.2 cm. x Depth 3.6 cm.
b - upper duck bill - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Width 10.3 cm. x Depth 4.5 cm.
c - screw - Size: x Depth 1.0 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
d - screw - Size: x Depth 0.8 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer Corp.
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Catalogue C30 order #40745-035
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on handle: "KNV-SCHEERER CORP."; with logo similar to J.S. Hart of 1918: (see
accession sheet for drawing; resembles a dollar sign topped by a crown)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-1
Condition Remarks
shows wear
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Sklar Products Surgical Instruments," 17th ed., 1967, p. 315; CD #3
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