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instrument roll

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997001414
Description
Instrument roll, which consists of a rectangular piece of light beige canvas with folding flaps at the top, bottom, and left sides; the inside of the roll has two cloth straps sewn in, running horizontally; there are also vertical cross loops (15 loops on each strap), which provide slots to hold in…
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Accession Number
997001414
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Surgical Set -- amputation/general surgery
Description
Instrument roll, which consists of a rectangular piece of light beige canvas with folding flaps at the top, bottom, and left sides; the inside of the roll has two cloth straps sewn in, running horizontally; there are also vertical cross loops (15 loops on each strap), which provide slots to hold instruments (autopsy knives in this roll); the flap at the left side has two small, rounded pockets sewn onto the inner edge; the pockets have upper flaps that open and close them, and which are secured with a loop and round mother-of-pearl button; when all three flaps of the instrument roll are folded in, the roll can be rolled up from right to left, then secured with a cloth tie that is attached to the outside edge of the left flap.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. B.N. Kropp; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Material
fabric: beige
mother-of-pearl: white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-3
Dimension Notes
Length 67.0 cm x Width 75.0 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The canvas shows a fair amount of staining, especially on the outer side, but is stable and shows no tears or holes.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #141; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Illustrated Catalog of a Complete Line of Standard Surgical Instruments," by Codman & Shurtleff Inc., c. 1920, p. 364 (item #11363) (see attached photocopy); instrument roll came with seven amputation knives, 997.001.415-.421; CD #6
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instrument roll

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997001423
Description
Instrument roll, which consists of a rectangular piece of off-white canvas, with folding flaps at the top, bottom and left sides; the inside of the roll has two cloth straps sewn in, running horizontally; there are also 15 vertical cross loops on each of these straps, which provide slots to hold su…
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Accession Number
997001423
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Surgical Set -- amputation/general surgery
Description
Instrument roll, which consists of a rectangular piece of off-white canvas, with folding flaps at the top, bottom and left sides; the inside of the roll has two cloth straps sewn in, running horizontally; there are also 15 vertical cross loops on each of these straps, which provide slots to hold surgical instruments; the inside of the flap at the left side has two small pockets sewn onto it; the pockets are semicircular with straight, open tops that have rounded flaps that will open or close the pocket; the flaps are secured closed with a loop and a round mother-of-pearl button; when all three flaps are folded in on the instrument roll, it can be rolled up from the right to the left, then secured with a central cloth tie; the tie is sewn onto the central left edge at its centre, creating two lengths of tie to wrap around the roll.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. F.X. O'Connor; donated by Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Material
fabric: off-white
mother-of-pearl: off-white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-3
Dimension Notes
Length 65.1 cm x Width 74.3 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
The cloth shows wear and minor staining; the outside edge is fairly dirty; the cross loops are all complete; the outer roll ties show wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #675; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Instruments and Equipment for Surgeons and Hospitals" by The Geo. P. Pilling & Son Company, 1932, p. 81 (similar to item #6448) (see attached photocopy); came with 24 surgical instruments 997.001.424-.446; CD #6
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instrument roll

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Dates
1914
circa 1914
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997001458
Description
Rectangular canvas instrument roll with folding flaps at top, bottom and left sides; inside of roll has a cloth strap sewn in and running horizontally; there are ten vertical cross loops, which provide slots to hold surgical instruments; inside left flap has a semicircular pocket that closes with a…
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Accession Number
997001458
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Surgical Set -- amputation/general surgery
Description
Rectangular canvas instrument roll with folding flaps at top, bottom and left sides; inside of roll has a cloth strap sewn in and running horizontally; there are ten vertical cross loops, which provide slots to hold surgical instruments; inside left flap has a semicircular pocket that closes with a flap and is secured with a round bone button; when all three flaps are folded in, the instrument roll can be rolled up from right to left, then secured with a cloth tie attached at the central left edge of the roll.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. F.X. O'Connor, then owned by his niece, Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Dates
1914
circa 1914
Date Remarks
Dr. O'Connor graduated from Queen's Meds in 1914.
Material
fabric: off-white
bone: off-white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-3
Dimension Notes
Length 62.4 cm x Width 60.1 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
The canvas is complete with no tears or holes; the cloth ties and loops are complete; the bone button is complete and undamaged; the instrument roll is fairly dirty (especially on the outside) and has a few stains.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #581; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Illustrated Catalog of a Complete Line of Standard Surgical Instruments," by Codman & Shurtleff, 1920, p. 364 (item #11360) (see attached photocopy); originally came with several instruments inside: 997.001.459-997.001.473; CD #7
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instrument roll

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Dates
1914
circa 1914
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997001474
Description
Rectangular canvas instrument roll with folding flaps at top, bottom, and left sides; the inside of the roll has a cloth strap sewn in and running horizontally; there are eleven vertical cross-loops, which provide slots to hold surgical instruments; the inside left flap is squared and has an inner …
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Accession Number
997001474
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Surgical Set -- amputation/general surgery
Description
Rectangular canvas instrument roll with folding flaps at top, bottom, and left sides; the inside of the roll has a cloth strap sewn in and running horizontally; there are eleven vertical cross-loops, which provide slots to hold surgical instruments; the inside left flap is squared and has an inner pocket; when all three flaps are folded in, the instrument roll can be rolled up from right to left, then secured with a cloth tie attached at the central left flap of the roll.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. F.X. O'Connor, then owned by his niece, Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Dates
1914
circa 1914
Date Remarks
Dr. O'Connor graduated from Queen's Meds in 1914.
Material
fabric: off-white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-3
Dimension Notes
Length 55.7 cm x Width 52.4 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Cloth has some stains and is dirty, especially on the outside; there are no tears.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #685; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Illustrated Catalog of a Complete Line of Standard Surgical Instruments," by Codman & Shurtleff, 1920, p. 364 (item #11360) (see attached photocopy); originally came with several instruments inside: 997.001.475-997.001.???; CD #7
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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997001636
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Accession Number
997001636
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-2
Copy Type
Original
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physician's bag

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Dates
1880
circa 1880
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997001422
Description
English style doctor's bag, which consists of an oblong bag with rounded bottom and sides and a straight top; the top of the bag fully opens on hinges and has a central sliding lock with a clasp at the left and right sides; there is a semicircular leather handle attached to the central top.
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Accession Number
997001422
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
English style doctor's bag, which consists of an oblong bag with rounded bottom and sides and a straight top; the top of the bag fully opens on hinges and has a central sliding lock with a clasp at the left and right sides; there is a semicircular leather handle attached to the central top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Dates
1880
circa 1880
Date Remarks
Bag style in use from 1880-1940
Material
metal: silver; yellow; grey
leather: brown; black
Inscriptions
The central lock on the top of the bag has a logo stamped into the metal: "S F S [the two "S" letters enclosed by horseshoes, one open on the left and the other open on the right]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C2-2
Dimension Notes
Length 42.0 cm x Width 29.0 cm x Depth 7.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The leather is very worn; there is a small hole in the bag at the central bottom; the metal parts show wear, but no corrosion; #2: leather deteriorating; #3: the leather is flaking.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #157; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Antique Medical Instruments," by C. Keith Wilbur, M.D., 1987, p. 86 (see attached photocopy); CD #6
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physician's bag

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Dates
1925
circa 1925
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997001456
Description
Leather obstetrical doctor's bag; bag is oblong in shape with a flat bottom and rounded sides; bag opens at the top and closes with c central lock and two side latches; there is a rounded leather handle at the top centre; bottom of the bag has five round feet; inside of bag has seven leather loops,…
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Accession Number
997001456
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
Obstetrics
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
Leather obstetrical doctor's bag; bag is oblong in shape with a flat bottom and rounded sides; bag opens at the top and closes with c central lock and two side latches; there is a rounded leather handle at the top centre; bottom of the bag has five round feet; inside of bag has seven leather loops, designed to hold medicine bottles, sewn onto one side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. H.C. Mabee; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Date Remarks
Date listed in Faculty of Medicine 1984 Inventory
Material
metal: silver; yellow
leather: black; brown
Inscriptions
One side of the bag has the letters, "DR. H.C.M." stamped into the leather, near the top; the bottom of the bag has, "18" and "612" stamped into the leather.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C2-1
Dimension Notes
Length 47.6 cm x Width 21.2 cm x Depth 20.7 cm
Condition Remarks
The leather is dry and brittle and flaking; both ends of the bag are split and damaged; metal feet on bottom of bag show some corrosion; leather inside the bag is very stained; #2: leather is in very bad condition.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #56; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Antique Medical Instruments," by C. Keith Wilbur, M.D., 1987, p. 86 (see attached photocopy); originally came with several items inside: aspirator kit (997.001.043), blood lancet (997.001.090), physician's pocket medicine case (997.001.265), electric illuminator (997.001.266), Boucheron's ear specula set (997.001.267), Esmarck's tourniquet (997.001.269), O'Dwyer's intubation set (997.001.270), Elliott's obstetric forceps (997.001.408), and Auvard's vaginal speculum with weight (997.001.409); CD #7
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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997002040
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Accession Number
997002040
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C1-1
Condition Remarks
(b) is rusty; leather is hard and frayed around the edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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physician's saddle bag

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Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997002435
Description
Oval brown leather saddle bag; two oval pockets held closed by yellow buckles on each side; held together at the top by leather stitching and a yellow buckle; two more buckles on the inside of one pocket flap
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Accession Number
997002435
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
Description
Oval brown leather saddle bag; two oval pockets held closed by yellow buckles on each side; held together at the top by leather stitching and a yellow buckle; two more buckles on the inside of one pocket flap
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers catalogue
Material
leather: brown
metal: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C2-5
Dimension Notes
Length 39.0 cm x Width 21.5 cm x Depth 9.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Noticeable wear on the leather; corrosion present on all buckles;
corrosion has transferred onto the leather pieces touching the metal
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Aloe's Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments," 6th Edition, A.S. Aloe Company, 189–, p. 801 (similar to model #10311); CD #1
Research Facts
This bag would be used to carry medical supplies while travelling on horseback
Exhibit History
On exhibit in the Friend-Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall, Queen's University; removed January 27, 2010
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pocket medicine case

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997001265 a-m
Description
Physician's pocket medicine case with 12 empty vials; the case has a rectangular-shaped leather base with flaps at the right, left, top and bottom; the flaps fold inwards and cover the base; a metal snap at the top and bottom keeps the case closed; the base of the case hold 12 vials and has a band …
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Accession Number
997001265 a-m
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Drug Storage, instrumentation
House Calls
MM= Drug Case
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
Physician's pocket medicine case with 12 empty vials; the case has a rectangular-shaped leather base with flaps at the right, left, top and bottom; the flaps fold inwards and cover the base; a metal snap at the top and bottom keeps the case closed; the base of the case hold 12 vials and has a band of leather with 12 loops sewn into it; all of the vials (b-m) are made of hollow cylindrical glass with a round open top and flat closed bottom; the tops are closed with slightly tapering solid cylindrical rubber corks.
Number Of Parts
13
Part Names
a - medicine case (folded) - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Width 7.9 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
b - vial - Size: Length 7.2 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
c - vial - Size: Length 7.3 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
d - vial - Size: Length 7.4 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
e - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
f - vial - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
g - vial - Size: Length 7.4 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
h - vial - Size: Length 7.4 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
i - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
j - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
k - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
l - vial - Size: Length 7.4 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
m - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. H.C. Mabee; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine collection
Material
metal: black
rubber: light grey
glass: clear
leather: black
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-5
Condition Remarks
The leather shows some wear and there is a small tear at the top flap; the glass vials all show minor wear only and no chips, cracks or breaks; the rubber corks are brittle, but complete
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #159; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Illustrated and Priced Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments, Physicians Supplies and Hospital Furnishings," by A.S. Aloe Co., 189-, p. 796 (similar to item 10275) (see attached photocopy); found in Dr. H.C. Mabee's obstetrical bag (997.001.456); CD #5
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