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Boucheron speculum set

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.138.1 a-e
Description
A set of three ear specula in a case with a push-on cap; nickel-plated on brass.
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Accession Number
1969.138.1 a-e
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- aural
Description
A set of three ear specula in a case with a push-on cap; nickel-plated on brass.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
b - large speculum
c - medium speculum
d - small speculum
e - cap
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-15
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3081; CD #UHN
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Bowman's eye speculum

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1969.108.1
Description
Eye speculum, consksting of a Y-shaped piece connected to a spring-like mechanism at one end and each arm of the Y connected to an arm ending in a curved retractor.
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Accession Number
1969.108.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Description
Eye speculum, consksting of a Y-shaped piece connected to a spring-like mechanism at one end and each arm of the Y connected to an arm ending in a curved retractor.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
metal: dark grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 7.3 cm x Width 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Tarnished.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Most similar to Mayer & Meltzer, 1880, p. 51 (item #162); very similar to Tiemann, 1889, p. 152 (item #1856) and Kny-Scheerer, 1915, p. 3036 (item #C/-2577); CD #UHN
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Braun's vaginal depressor

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Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1988.15.4
Description
A double-ended, rod-shaped handle terminating in ovoid loops, one at each end, one larger than the other; marked with two makers' names on either side of the handle.
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Accession Number
1988.15.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Description
A double-ended, rod-shaped handle terminating in ovoid loops, one at each end, one larger than the other; marked with two makers' names on either side of the handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. M. Swain for Dr. Robert B. Aylesworth.
Maker
Caswell Hazard & Co./Ford
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
On one side of handle: "Caswell Hazard & Co."; on the other side: "Ford"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-5
Dimension Notes
Length 24.3 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Robert B. Aylesworth (M.D. Victoria College 1867) practised in various parts of Ontario from 1869-1892, ending up in Toronto.
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Cook's rectal speculum

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Accession Number
1962.1.2
Description
Trivalve hand-forged steel rectal speculum with ratchet device.
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Accession Number
1962.1.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Colon and Rectal Surgery, instrumentation
Physical Examination
Description
Trivalve hand-forged steel rectal speculum with ratchet device.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. H.A.S. Vokes.
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"THE J.F. HARTZ CO."; "3" on each piece; a logo of an"S" with a crown above it; "B"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-9
Dimension Notes
Length 19.0 cm x Width 11.0 cm
Condition Remarks
A screw missing; some wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See Betz, 1915, p. 233 (similar to item #3N4555); CD #UHN
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Critchett's eye speculum

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1974.18.9
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Accession Number
1974.18.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Dilatation
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dilateria laminaria japonica tent; obstetrical tent; Box

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Dates
1982
circa 1982
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1983.17.12 a-e
Description
Tent made of brown fibre with a white plastic collar; comes in a cardboard box.
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Accession Number
1983.17.12 a-e
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Description
Tent made of brown fibre with a white plastic collar; comes in a cardboard box.
Number Of Parts
5
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.L. Harkins, Toronto General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1982
circa 1982
Material
fibre: brown
plastic: white
cardboard: white
ink: blue
Inscriptions
Printed on box: "DILATERIA // LAMINARIA JAPONICA TENT // HAND FABRICATED TO MAINTAIN // MAXIMUM PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS // OF LAMINARIA JAPONICA // NOT LATHE PROCESSED // MILEX [inside oval figure]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
The tent was used to dilate the cervix. This tent outfit was presented by Dr. Harkins to be used in the display "Obstetrics and Gynaecology -- What Did Women Experience?" to complement the early tents on display (1800-1900).
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esophageal dilator

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1934.16.35 a-g
Description
Esophageal dilator, nickel-plated brass, with flexible stem and six metal olives that can be screwed onto the tip of the stem; the handle is hollow and serves as receptacle for the olives.
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Accession Number
1934.16.35 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Description
Esophageal dilator, nickel-plated brass, with flexible stem and six metal olives that can be screwed onto the tip of the stem; the handle is hollow and serves as receptacle for the olives.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - dilator - Size: Length 58.5 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
b-g - olives
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; previously loaned to AM by U of T, a permanent loan; donated by Mr. I.H. Cameron.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Identical instrument was made by Kny-Scheerer, p. 3293, item #C/15745 ("Trousseau's esophageal dilator"); CD #UHN
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Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1976.6.55
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Accession Number
1976.6.55
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Dilatation
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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Goodell's uterine dilator

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1966.11.4
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Accession Number
1966.11.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Dilatation
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-4
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Gruber's ear speculum

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5742
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.140.1
Description
Ear speculum, oval end.
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Accession Number
1969.140.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Description
Ear speculum, oval end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-15
Dimension Notes
Length 4.0 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows signs of moderate wear; minor black discolouration along the seam and bottom rim and in a patch on the side 1.2 cm in diameter; no active or inactive corrosion; light orange circular deposit on the interior, approximately 0.5 cm in diameter; no dents or splits; #3: returned from loan condition unchanged.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Exhibit History
On loan to St. James Cathedral Museum and Archives, April 4, 2003 to Aug. 2003
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