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Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997037122
Description
A molded arm prop splint made of aluminum that has a thick metal band bent in the middle to resemble a "V" shape; attached by four slot screws are two pieces of flat metal on either side of the band where the edges are turned upwards to fit around the contour of the arm; the contact surface has di…
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Accession Number
997037122
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Splints
External Fixators
Orthopedic Fixation Devices
Fracture Fixation -- instrumentation
Elbow Joint -- injuries
Description
A molded arm prop splint made of aluminum that has a thick metal band bent in the middle to resemble a "V" shape; attached by four slot screws are two pieces of flat metal on either side of the band where the edges are turned upwards to fit around the contour of the arm; the contact surface has diamond-shaped cutouts
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Maker
Zimmer Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Warsaw
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The words, "ZIMMER MFG. CO. // WARSAW 7 [the "7" inside a diamond shape] IND. U.S.A. // 8D" are stamped into the metal on inside of elbow splint
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-16
Dimension Notes
Length 13.9 cm x Width 7.8 cm x Depth 9.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Splint has slight wear marks
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Images
Less detail