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dental operating light

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Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020033
Description
Beige-enamelled metal dental operating light; brown metal end with electrical plug inside fits into dental unit; arm curves horizontally and comes to hinge; second arm attached to hinge leads to cylinder with two supports; round light cover bolted to supports; light cover has black-enamelled base a…
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Accession Number
010020033
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dentistry, Operative -- instrumentation
Lighting
Description
Beige-enamelled metal dental operating light; brown metal end with electrical plug inside fits into dental unit; arm curves horizontally and comes to hinge; second arm attached to hinge leads to cylinder with two supports; round light cover bolted to supports; light cover has black-enamelled base and silver metal bottom; reflective silver metal inside light cover; thin sheet of metal with triangle cut-out surrounds light and silver metal cover protects bulb; black rubber electrical wire goes from bottom of light to cylinder beneath it; black rubber wire goes in and out of hinge
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Wilmot Castle Company
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Date Remarks
Based on donor's remarks
Material
metal: silver, brown
enamel: beige, black
rubber: black
Inscriptions
Printed on light: "CASTLE // LIGHTS // TYPE T-V 5 A SER. 32811 // AMPS 1 VOLTS 110-120 // WILMOT CASTLE COMPANY // ROCHESTER, NEW YORK, U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room W2
W2-538-4-1
Dimension Notes
Length 1.19 m x Width 32.5 cm x Depth 20.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Enamel scratched in places; piece broken off base; rubber coming off electrical wire
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. P. Ralph Crawford
CD #9
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this light came attached to a dental unit (010.020.011) from a slightly earlier period
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electric lamp; microscope lamp

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Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
997037064 a-b
Description
An electric lamp consisting of a base (a) and a shade (b); the base is a flat, rectangular-shaped piece of wood onto which a common switch box and light bulb socket have been mounted; the switch is circular, as is the socket; an electrical cord with a two-prong plug is attached to both the socket a…
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Accession Number
997037064 a-b
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Lighting
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts
MM= Lamp
Description
An electric lamp consisting of a base (a) and a shade (b); the base is a flat, rectangular-shaped piece of wood onto which a common switch box and light bulb socket have been mounted; the switch is circular, as is the socket; an electrical cord with a two-prong plug is attached to both the socket and switch; the shade (b) is a large, hollow, cylindrical tin tube with one open end; there is a large hole cut in one side for use with a microscope
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - lamp base - Size: Length 22.0 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 5.3 cm
b - lamp shade - Size: Length 14.5 cm x Diam. 15.5 cm
c - electrical cord - Size: Length 62.0 cm x Diam. 4.7 cm.
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Material
wood: brown
porcelain: white
plastic: black
metal: brown; off-white
Inscriptions
Printed sticker on switch housing: "I.H.A. // 702852"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-B1-4
Condition Remarks
Lamp shows several scratches and significant accumulation of grime; lamp shade shows traces of inactive corrosion and paint is flaking; electricl cord is frayed and has been repaired with tape
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #7
Research Facts
Dr. Godfrey Bird used this lamp to illuminate his microscope by shaping the light through a flask of distilled water
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endoscope lamps; box

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
1978.10.1
Description
A paper-covered match box containing three cystoscope bulbs and a screw; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1978.10.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy
Physical Examination
Lighting
MM= Lamp
Description
A paper-covered match box containing three cystoscope bulbs and a screw; Note: item is missing.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Freeman.
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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illumination spectacles

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Dates
1890
circa 1890
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
997001179
Description
Illumination spectacles, which consist of a pair of spectacles made of celluloid, with open round eyepieces and straight arms that curve down at the end to form pieces that go over the ears; the rounded nose bridge between the eyepieces has an attached light; the light is cylindrical and made of me…
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Accession Number
997001179
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis -- instrumentation
Lighting
MM= Illuminator
Description
Illumination spectacles, which consist of a pair of spectacles made of celluloid, with open round eyepieces and straight arms that curve down at the end to form pieces that go over the ears; the rounded nose bridge between the eyepieces has an attached light; the light is cylindrical and made of metal with a domed glass end; the light is attached with a round cellulose piece and metal bracket; the rounded pieces allow the light to be moved up and down; a brown silk thread-covered double wire leads from the light and is attached along the upper edge of the left eyepiece to the side; the wire splits off at the end and one piece is longer and has a cylindrical metal piece attached to the end
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1890
circa 1890
Date Remarks
Celluloid was very common by 1890
Material
metal: silver; grey
celluloid (?): amber; brown
fabric: brown
glass: clear
Inscriptions
The side of the light has the words, "INGRAM & BELL // GERMANY" stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-3
Dimension Notes
Length 11.9 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 4.5 cm (folded)
Condition Remarks
The celluloid is brittle and is broken in several places: at the nose bridge, the upper right eyepiece, and both arms; the left arm is also missing the lower part of the arm and the eyepiece; the thread around the wire is slightly worn; the metal shows wear, but no staining or corrosion is visible; the glass is complete and undamaged; the broken parts of the celluloid arrived taped together or taped to the celluloid frame with masking tape and cloth tape -- these were removed; #2: fragile; wrapped in paper
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Photograph
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #272; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "A Manual For Cataloging Historical Medical Artifacts Using OCLC and the MARC Format," by the Cleveland Medical Library Association, 1994, p. 33; similar to the Wappler Speclight in "A.C.M.I Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus," by American Cystoscope Makers Inc., 1952, p. 293 (see attached photocopy); photograph (attached); CD #5
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illumination system for disposable vaginal speculum

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995005006 a-e
Description
(a,b) A small rectangular cardboard box consisting of a lid and bottom that fit on each other; (c) illumination system consisting of a black plastic plug with two metal electrical prongs, a black plastic cord, and a glass light bulb designed to attach to a disposable vaginal speculum, encased in me…
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Accession Number
995005006 a-e
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Lighting
MM= Illuminator
Description
(a,b) A small rectangular cardboard box consisting of a lid and bottom that fit on each other; (c) illumination system consisting of a black plastic plug with two metal electrical prongs, a black plastic cord, and a glass light bulb designed to attach to a disposable vaginal speculum, encased in metal; there are two pieces of metal along the sides of the lighting system; (d) a replacement bulb with a screw-in metal casing and a glass bulb; (e) a rectangular packing slip with the ordering information detailing to whom it was shipped, the order date, the number of product, quantity and product description, printed on carbon-copy paper.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - lid - Size: Length 17.1 cm x Width 11.1 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
b - bottom - Size: Length 16.7 cm x Width 10.6 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
c - light and cord - Size: Length 266.1 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 5.1 cm
d - light bulb- Size: Length 2.7 cm Diam. 0.8 cm
e - packing slip - Size: Length 28.0 cm x Width 21.4 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Welch Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Date Remarks
Based on packing slip date
Material
plastic: black
cardboard: green; white
metal: silver
glass: clear
paper: blue
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on the exterior of lid in black ink is the company logo consisting of a "W" and "A" inside a shield, with a ® mark, "WELCH // ALLYN" inside a black rectangle; printed on the same line: "SKANEATELES FALLS, N.Y., U.S.A. 13153"; on the right hand ends, "WELCH ALLYN // Illumination System For // Disposable Vaginal Speculum // No. 781"; same on left but ending with "No. 78100"; (c) printed on the plug is the Welch Allyn logo as described above for (a), then "PRI. 120V - 60 Hz - .06 AMP. // SEC. 6 Volts - .7 AMP."; embossed on rubber: "W // A"; (d) engraved in the metal of replacement light bulb: "W // A [these two letters inside a shield shape] // 00800"; (e) printed in black ink on the carbon-copy paper is a logo "HARTZ" with two interlocking hearts, and "THE J.F. HARTZ COMPANY LIMITED // Hospital, Surgical and Medical Supplies // 34 METROPOLITAN ROAD, SCARBOROUGH, ONTARIO . . . [see photocopy for more details]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-3
Condition Remarks
(a,b) Slight yellowing of paper and a few pieces of clear tape have been adhered to the sides of the box; the interiors show some marking by the black rubber of the cord; (c) a few scratches to rubber and marks due to use; (d) scratches on metal exterior; glass end has two black marks below the surface (possibly burnt out); (e) fading along edges and folds; folds are heavy.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
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lamp stand; lamp holder

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4575
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003072
Description
Lamp stand, which consists of a long, solid cylindrical brass bar with a decorative loop at the top and a base that tapers out and is round; the base is weighted with lead, so that the lamp stand cannot be tipped over; there is a hollow, egg-shaped piece that can slide up and down on the central ba…
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Accession Number
000003072
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Lighting
MM= Lamp
Description
Lamp stand, which consists of a long, solid cylindrical brass bar with a decorative loop at the top and a base that tapers out and is round; the base is weighted with lead, so that the lamp stand cannot be tipped over; there is a hollow, egg-shaped piece that can slide up and down on the central bar; this piece has vertical lines covering its outer edges. Deaccessioned.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
metal: brown; grey
Inscriptions
The outside base of the lamp had an adhesive tag (now removed) that read, "H0.31"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-P2-4
Dimension Notes
Length 65.3 cm x Diam. 15.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows wear; there are three minor dents in the base; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; CD #4
Research Facts
This lamp stand was part of the Rockwood Museum collection (#H0.31)
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lamp stand; lamp holder

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003073
Description
Lamp stand, which consists of a long, solid cylindrical brass bar that is straight on its lower half and curved into a semicircle on its upper half; the outer tip of the top is open and bevelled; the end of the lower half is attached to a round, weighted base; there is a screw piece at the centre o…
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Accession Number
000003073
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Lighting
MM= Lamp
Description
Lamp stand, which consists of a long, solid cylindrical brass bar that is straight on its lower half and curved into a semicircle on its upper half; the outer tip of the top is open and bevelled; the end of the lower half is attached to a round, weighted base; there is a screw piece at the centre of the bar that allows the lamp to be adjusted in height. Deaccessioned.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
metal: grey; yellow
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-P2-4
Dimension Notes
Length 63.6 cm x Width 19.3 cm x Depth 14.7 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows wear and several dent marks in the base; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; CD #4
Research Facts
This lamp stand was part of the Rockwood Museum collection (#H0.32); information listed with the 1999 listing
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laparoscopy fibre optic light carrier

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
997034600
Description
Laparoscopy fibre optic light carrier consists of a long, circular bar enclosing a light source; cone-shaped circular eyepiece with a right-angled light source connector.
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Accession Number
997034600
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Laparoscopy
Aspiration
Suction -- instrumentation
Drainage -- instrumentation
Lighting
MM= Illuminator
Description
Laparoscopy fibre optic light carrier consists of a long, circular bar enclosing a light source; cone-shaped circular eyepiece with a right-angled light source connector.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital O.R.
Maker
Weck
Site Made (City)
Research Triangle Park
Site Made (State)
North Carolina
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Supplier's Catalogue
Material
metal: silver
acrylic: cream
Inscriptions
"WECK 110780 // 7 mm 180° // A/9" etched on the instrument; "C 1165" stamped into metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-8
Dimension Notes
Length 35.1 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Storz Surgical Instruments Catalog", 9th edition, Storz Instrument Company, 1966, p. 268 (model #27018B) (see attached photocopy); CD #9.
Research Facts
This instrument is a light source inside a cavity when doing a laparoscopy.
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laparoscopy fibre optic light carrier

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
997034601
Description
Laparoscopy fibre optic light carrier consists of a long, circular bar enclosing a light source; cone-shaped circular eyepiece with a right-angled light source connector.
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Accession Number
997034601
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Laparoscopy
Aspiration
Suction -- instrumentation
Drainage -- instrumentation
Lighting
MM= Illuminator
Description
Laparoscopy fibre optic light carrier consists of a long, circular bar enclosing a light source; cone-shaped circular eyepiece with a right-angled light source connector.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital O.R.
Maker
Weck
Site Made (City)
Research Triangle Park
Site Made (State)
North Carolina
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Supplier's Catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"WECK 110880 // 8 mm 180° // D 1359 A/9" etched on the instrument; "EDER Instrument Co., CHICAGO" stamped into eyepiece.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-8
Dimension Notes
Length 35.1 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Storz Surgical Instruments Catalog", 9th edition, Storz Instrument Company, 1966, p. 268 (model #27018B) (see attached photocopy); CD #9.
Research Facts
This instrument is a light source inside a cavity when doing a laparoscopy.
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Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997037585
Description
Light bulb in circular ceramic base; tapers to bulb, flares at closed base; two metal mounting screws; holes at 90° for two more.
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Accession Number
997037585
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Lighting
MM= Household Articles -- light bulb
Description
Light bulb in circular ceramic base; tapers to bulb, flares at closed base; two metal mounting screws; holes at 90° for two more.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. H.G. Bird or Dr. C.H. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Material
ceramic: white
glass: clear
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Embossed on base: "B E Co No 4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.1 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Metal screws on light bulb tarnished; one black stain on bulb
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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