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Andrew's tongue depressor

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.122.1
Description
Angular tongue depressor with one pointed, curved end.
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Accession Number
1969.122.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Angular tongue depressor with one pointed, curved end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 23.5 cm x Width 1.3 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Similar to 1969.123, but lighter in weight; CD #UHN
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Andrew's tongue depressor

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.123.1
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Accession Number
1969.123.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 23.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Similar to 1969.122.1, but heavier; Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3253 (similar to C/13310); CD #UHN
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Bosworth's tongue depressor

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
993004100
Description
Metal mouth instrument used to hold down tongue while operating; illegible stamp has initials of owner, Dr. C.M. Bracken; hollow handle has all-in-one shaft bent to 90 deg.; rounded end has 2.0 cm oval cut out
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Accession Number
993004100
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Metal mouth instrument used to hold down tongue while operating; illegible stamp has initials
of owner, Dr. C.M. Bracken; hollow handle has all-in-one shaft bent to 90 deg.; rounded end
has 2.0 cm oval cut out
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer Corp.
Site Made (City)
Tutthingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
Dates C.M. Bracken was student and beginning to practice; ref. book "American Hospital Supply
Catalogue" C30 order # 39635-010
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Illegible hand-stamped on handle: "CMB"; etched into shaft at handle: "KNY-SCHEERER // GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.0 cm. x Width: 9.5 cm. x Depth: 2.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear; #2: dirty
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments," Kny-Scheerer Company, 21st ed. 1915, p. 3253; CD #4
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Bosworth's tongue depressor

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Dates
1914
circa 1914
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
997001464
Description
Bosworth's tongue depressor, an instrument made from a single piece of metal bent in a rounded 90° angle; handle is flat with vertical ridges front and back and a rounded end; blade is flat and has a bulbous rounded tip that is fenestrated with an oval hole; outer edges of blade and handle are roun…
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Accession Number
997001464
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Bosworth's tongue depressor, an instrument made from a single piece of metal bent in a rounded 90° angle; handle is flat with vertical ridges front and back and a rounded end; blade is flat and has a bulbous rounded tip that is fenestrated with an oval hole; outer edges of blade and handle are rounded.
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.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Dates
1914
circa 1914
Date Remarks
Dr. O'Connor graduated from Queen's Meds in 1914.
Material
metal: silver; dark grey
Inscriptions
Inside top of the handle has the Jetter & Scheerer logo of a snake twisted around a caduceus rod with a crown above it, stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 14.2 cm x Width 8.9 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Tongue depressor shows wear and a great deal of plating loss is visible with minor inactive corrosion; no active corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #601; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality, 21st ed." Kny-Scheerer Co., ca. 1915, p. 3253 (similar to item C/-13335) (see attached photocopy); originally came in instrument roll 997.001.458; CD #7
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Bosworth's tongue depressor

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Dates
1914
1934
circa 1914-1934
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
997001465
Description
Bosworth's tongue depressor, an instrument made from a single piece of metal bent in a rounded 90° angle; handle is flat with vertical ridges front and back and a rounded end; blade is flat and has a bulbous rounded tip that is fenestrated with an oval hole; outer edges of blade and handle are roun…
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Accession Number
997001465
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Bosworth's tongue depressor, an instrument made from a single piece of metal bent in a rounded 90° angle; handle is flat with vertical ridges front and back and a rounded end; blade is flat and has a bulbous rounded tip that is fenestrated with an oval hole; outer edges of blade and handle are rounded.
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.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Dates
1914
1934
circa 1914-1934
Date Remarks
Dr. O'Connor graduated from Queen's Meds in 1914; logo type used between 1900 and 1934.
Material
metal: silver; dark grey
Inscriptions
Inside top of the handle has the Jetter & Scheerer logo of a snake twisted around a caduceus rod with a crown above it, stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 13.2 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Tongue depressor shows wear and some plating loss is visible with someinactive corrosion; no active corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #601; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality, 21st ed." Kny-Scheerer Co., ca. 1915, p. 3253 (similar to item C/-13335) (see attached photocopy); originally came in instrument roll 997.001.458; CD #7
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Deickmann's tongue depressor

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.131.1
Description
A metal tongue depressor bent at a 90° angle; the handle has vertical gripping ridges; the depressor end has a large hole in it.
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Accession Number
1969.131.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
A metal tongue depressor bent at a 90° angle; the handle has vertical gripping ridges; the depressor end has a large hole in it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"THE J.F. HARTZ CO."; logo of a caduceus with a crown on top.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 13.3 cm x Width 8.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue,, 1915, p. 3253 (item # C/-13335); CD #UHN
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Dieckman's tongue depressor

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Dates
1914
circa 1914
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
997001466
Description
Dieckman's tongue depressor, an instrument made from a single narrow piece of solid metal bent to form a rounded 90° angle as well as finger grips; handle has two round depressions that act as finger grips; the tip of the depressor flares out and is slightly bulbous with an elongated oval fenestrat…
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Accession Number
997001466
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Dieckman's tongue depressor, an instrument made from a single narrow piece of solid metal bent to form a rounded 90° angle as well as finger grips; handle has two round depressions that act as finger grips; the tip of the depressor flares out and is slightly bulbous with an elongated oval fenestration in the centre of the tip; all edges of the tongue depressor are rounded.
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
metal: silver; dark grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Width 10.1 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Metal shows some wear and some plating loss; no active corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #602; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "Illustrated Catalog of a Complete Line of Standard Surgical Instruments," by Codman & Shurtleff, 1920, p. 238 (item #8004) (see attached photocopy); originally came in instrument roll 997.001.458; CD #7
Exhibit History
On display in the Anaesthesia exhibit in the KGH Hall of Honour, Sept. 27, 1997-June 2011; on loan to Canadian Anesthesiologists Society, 18-23 June 2004: L-2004.1.
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folding tongue depressor

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Dates
1900
1934
circa 1900-1934
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
997001211
Description
Folding tongue depressor, which consists of two pieces hinged together to form a single instrument that folds out in a 90° angle, and folds in to lie flat together; both sides have straight handles with rounded outer edges and slightly concave inner edges; the handles flare out at the tips to form …
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Accession Number
997001211
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Folding tongue depressor, which consists of two pieces hinged together to form a single instrument that folds out in a 90° angle, and folds in to lie flat together; both sides have straight handles with rounded outer edges and slightly concave inner edges; the handles flare out at the tips to form bulbous ends, both of which have elongated oval fenestrations.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Dates
1900
1934
circa 1900-1934
Date Remarks
Logo type used between 1900 and 1934
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The inside of one handle has the Jetter & Scheerer logo of a snake twisted around a caduceus rod with a crown above it, stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 7.9 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows some wear and some plating loss; no corrosion is visible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrated Catalog of a Complete Line of Standard Surgical Instruments," by Codman & Shurtleff, 1920, p. 239 (item #8015) (see attached photocopy); Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; CD #7
Exhibit History
On display in the Anaesthesia exhibit in the KGH Hall of Honour, Sept. 27, 1997-June 2011; on loan to Canadian Anesthesiologists Society, 18-23 June 2004: L-2004.1.
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hinged tongue depressor

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.150.1
Description
Tongue depressor, which is small and hinged with ridged blades; opens to 90°; nickel plated over brass.
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Accession Number
1969.150.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Tongue depressor, which is small and hinged with ridged blades; opens to 90°; nickel plated over brass.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Material
metal: dark grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Plating wearing off.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Hinged tongue depressor

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1970.8.17
Description
Folding tongue depressor, fenestrated, flat blades, serrated; one blade circular, the other oval.
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Accession Number
1970.8.17
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Folding tongue depressor, fenestrated, flat blades, serrated; one blade circular, the other oval.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
Caswell Hazard & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"CASWELL // HAZARD & CO. // W.F. FORD N.Y."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 8.25 cm x Width 2.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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