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Fergusson's bone forceps

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
1970.8.44
Description
Bone forceps, resembling shears, with long plier-like handles and a short, solid set of cutting blades.
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Accession Number
1970.8.44
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Amputation -- instrumentation
Autopsy, instrumentation
Dissection, instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- scissors/shears -- bone
Description
Bone forceps, resembling shears, with long plier-like handles and a short, solid set of cutting blades.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
Gray & Co.
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-11
Dimension Notes
Length 26.2 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Metal tarnished; #3: corroded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Liston's straight bone forceps

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Dates
1940
1956
circa 1940-1956
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
993004195
Description
Two symmetrical blades are joined by a box lock and screw to form a cuticle-scissors-style instrument; thick jaws have straight cutting edges with concave curves on the exterior; handles are thick and curve toward each other at base; narrow piece of flat metal anchored inside base of left blade cur…
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Accession Number
993004195
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Amputation -- instrumentation
Autopsy, instrumentation
Dissection, instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- scissors/shears -- bone
Description
Two symmetrical blades are joined by a box lock and screw to form a cuticle-scissors-style instrument;
thick jaws have straight cutting edges with concave curves on the exterior; handles are thick and
curve toward each other at base; narrow piece of flat metal anchored inside base of left blade curves
across to touch right blade below joint
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1940
1956
circa 1940-1956
Date Remarks
V. Mueller & Co. Hospital Supply Catalogue, 1956, p. 247, order #CH-470
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"Japan"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 21.5 cm. x Width: 4.2 cm. x Depth: 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
pitted in blade area
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"A Comprehensive Guide to Purchasing", V. Mueller & Co., 1956, p. 357, item OS 4642; CD #2
Images
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