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instructional model

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Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
Accession Number
996003123
Description
Cream-coloured plastic teaching model which shows the normal pelvic anatomy of a human female; the model is molded into a single (now broken into three pieces) piece with sections that come out or go in, depending on the area represented.
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Accession Number
996003123
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Pelvis -- models
Gynecology -- models
Models, Anatomic
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
Cream-coloured plastic teaching model which shows the normal pelvic anatomy of a human female; the model is molded into a single (now broken into three pieces) piece with sections that come out or go in, depending on the area represented.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used as a teaching aid by the Queen's University Medical School
Maker
Ortho Pharmaceutical Corporation
Material
plastic: cream
Inscriptions
The model's manufacturer is identified on the back in a raised company logo as well as the words,
"ORTHO // GYNECIC // MODEL // C [with a circle around it] ORTHO PHARMACEUTICAL CORPORATION"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-G4-Box 9
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.4 cm. x Width: 9.5 cm. x Depth: 4.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The model was dirty and dusty; the model has been broken into three pieces and needs to be repaired;
there are no missing sections, but there is a chip missing at the lower left front; there
are also two cracks
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Model identified by Dr. Low; CD #8
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instructional model with bag & label

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Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
Accession Number
996003122 a-c
Description
(a) obstetrical teaching model of a newborn infant; the model is made of chamois-covered foam; (b) white cloth storage bag for (a); the bag is rectangular in shape and sewn shut with thread at the bottom and both sides; the top is open and has a drawstring to pull it closed; (c) heavy paper instruc…
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Accession Number
996003122 a-c
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Infant, Newborn -- models
Obstetrics -- models
Models, Anatomic
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
(a) obstetrical teaching model of a newborn infant; the model is made of chamois-covered foam; (b)
white cloth storage bag for (a); the bag is rectangular in shape and sewn shut with thread at the
bottom and both sides; the top is open and has a drawstring to pull it closed; (c) heavy paper instructional
label listing typed information on the care of (a); the label has an attached string
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - model, instructional - Size: Length 38.1 cm. x Width 19.4 cm. x Depth 15.8 cm.
b - bag, storage - Size: Length 54.6 cm. x Width 17.8 cm.
c - label, instructional - Size: Length 12.2 cm. x Width 4.1 cm.
Provenance
Used as a teaching aid by the Queen's University Medical School
Maker
Chad Valley
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
foam: light beige
chamois: cream
fabric: white
paper: beige; red
Inscriptions
(a) Model is identified on the back with the words, "CHAD VALLEY // MADE IN ENGLAND"; paper label
reads, "IMPORTANT [underlined] // This 'Chad Valley' teaching doll should // be stored away from
strong light and may be // washed with soap and water. The doll may be // lubricated with soapy
water to facilitate // withdrawal from the pelvis"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-S2-2
Condition Remarks
The model and bag were very dirty and dusty; (a) the model's foam is deteriorating at the left
wrist and fingers and the toes of both feet; there is a crack at the left side of the neck; (b)
the cloth bag has stains that could not be removed with washing; (c) the string on the label is
broken
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Identified as an obstetrical teaching model by Dr. Low; CD #9
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Mirena demonstration model

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Dates
2000
circa 2000
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
Accession Number
003003003
Description
Plastic model of a human uterus used to demonstrate the proper insertion technique for a Mirena levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system; the model has a flat, elongated semi-oval base with a foam piece attached to the bottom; the top of the model is attached to the base at a 45° angle; the top…
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Accession Number
003003003
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Models, Anatomic
Gynecology -- models
Uterus -- models
Vagina -- models
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
Plastic model of a human uterus used to demonstrate the proper insertion technique for a Mirena levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system; the model has a flat, elongated semi-oval base with a foam piece attached to the bottom; the top of the model is attached to the base at a 45° angle; the top of the model shows a frontal section of a uterus and vagina; the top of the model is slightly curved and is in the shape of a uterus and vagina; the uterus has a flat, clear plastic cover attached over it; the model is painted to indicate the inside of the uterus and vagina.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
2000
circa 2000
Material
foam: white
plastic: clear; white
paint: pink; grey; blue
Inscriptions
The front of the model has the word, "Mirena" on it, as well as the company's logo.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-12
Dimension Notes
Length 13.1cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 8.1 cm
Condition Remarks
The model shows minor scratches only; the model is complete with no cracks of staining.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Mirena brochure (in Contraceptives File); designed to demonstrate 003.003.001 and .002; CD #2.
Research Facts
This model used to demonstrate the proper insertion technique for the Mirena levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system.
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Mirena demonstration model

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Dates
2000
circa 2000
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
Accession Number
003003004 a-b
Description
Plastic model of a human uterus used to demonstrate the proper insertion technique for a Mirena levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system; the model has a flat, round flexible plastic base with the shape of the frontal section of a uterus and vagina cut into it; the edges of the base have a roun…
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Accession Number
003003004 a-b
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Models, Anatomic
Gynecology -- models
Uterus -- models
Vagina -- models
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
Plastic model of a human uterus used to demonstrate the proper insertion technique for a Mirena levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system; the model has a flat, round flexible plastic base with the shape of the frontal section of a uterus and vagina cut into it; the edges of the base have a round, trough cut into them that allows for (b) a cover to be put in; the cover is made of clear, rigid plastic with a lip; the top of the cover has the Mirena logo painted on it.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - Mirena demonstration model - Size: Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 8.5 cm
b - plastic cover - Size: Depth 0.9 cm x Diam. 7.7 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
2000
circa 2000
Material
plastic: clear; pink
paint: blue
Inscriptions
(a) None; (b) the top of the cover has the Mirena logo on it in blue paint.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Condition Remarks
#1: The model shows minor wear only; the base is slightly stained on the bottom and the cover has very minor scratches; the model is complete with no cracks.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Mirena brochure (in Contraceptives File); designed to demonstrate 003.003.001 and .002; CD #2.
Research Facts
This model used to demonstrate the proper insertion technique for the Mirena levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system.
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Nova T intrauterine device and demonstration model

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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003003044 a-c
Description
Nova T intrauterine device (a), which is a piece of solid cylindrical polyethylene formed into a "T" shape with thin copper wire wrapped tightly around the length of the main shaft; the upper horizontal section has a V-shaped notch at the centre, flat tops and bulbous tips at both ends; the bottom …
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Accession Number
003003044 a-c
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Models, Anatomic
Gynecology -- models
Uterus -- models
Vagina -- models
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
Nova T intrauterine device (a), which is a piece of solid cylindrical polyethylene formed into a "T" shape with thin copper wire wrapped tightly around the length of the main shaft; the upper horizontal section has a V-shaped notch at the centre, flat tops and bulbous tips at both ends; the bottom of the main shaft has a loop with an elongated oval opening that allows the attachment of a nylon string; the IUD fits into a demonstration model, which has a rectangular base (b) made of latex with an impression of the frontal section of a uterus and vagina; most of the top and all of the bottom of the base are covered by a clear hard plastic cover (c) which is open on three sides.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - Nova T IUD - Size: Length 3.2 cm x Width 3.1 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
b - model base - Size: Length 9.3 cm x Width 7.2 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
c - model cover - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Width 7.3 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
This type of IUD first marketed in 1979.
Material
metal: red
plastic: white, clear
fabric: grey
latex: pink
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD is unused and undamaged; the copper wire is untarnished and shows no corrosion; it appears to never have been in a patient, as the nylon string is long; the polyethylene shows no wear or staining; the latex base of the model is complete, unstained and undamaged; the plastic model cover shows minor wear only; there are no cracks or missing sections.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 16 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This type of IUD was first marketed in 1979 and has been used up until the present (2003); the polyethylene has barium sulfate added to it for visibility on X-Rays; the model was used to demonstrate the proper insertion technique for a Nova T IUD.
Exhibit History
History of Contraception exhibit, Fraser-Armstrong 5, Kingston General Hospital; March 2004 - Case #1
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obstetrical / fetal teaching model

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Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
Accession Number
996003121 a-b
Description
(a) obstetrical teaching model of an infant with an attached "placenta"; the model is made of chamois and rope covered with leather; the "placenta" is filled with horsehair; (b) white chamois storage bag for (a); the bag is rectangular in shape and sewn shut at the bottom and both sides; the top is…
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Accession Number
996003121 a-b
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Infant, Newborn -- models
Placenta -- models
Obstetrics -- models
Models, Anatomic
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
(a) obstetrical teaching model of an infant with an attached "placenta"; the model is made of chamois and rope covered with leather; the "placenta" is filled with horsehair; (b) white chamois storage bag for (a); the bag is rectangular in shape and sewn shut at the bottom and both sides; the top is open and has a drawstring to pull it closed.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - model, instructional - Length 49.0 cm. x Width 20.5 cm. x Depth 8.7 cm.
b - bag, storage - Length 55.5 cm. x Width 27.9 cm.
Provenance
Used as a teaching aid by the Queen's University Medical School at the Kingston General Hospital to demonstrate childbirth and delivery to medical and nursing students until the 1960s.
Material
leather: cream
fabric: white
horsehair: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-S2-2
Condition Remarks
The model and bag were very dirty and dusty; (a) the "placenta" for the model has been torn off at the navel, exposing the rope inside; (b) the storage bag was dirty, torn and missing its pull string at the top; #2: the new stitches attaching the placenta were loose
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Identified as an obstetrical teaching model by Dr. Low
Research Facts
Likely used with an obstetrical phantom (001033001), also known as an obstetrical teaching model, a ceramic box-shaped womb model by Mayer & Phelps. Fetal teaching dolls are still available and used today.
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit; taken to Toronto for one day to be shown on TVO's "Body and Health" show.
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Dates
1850
circa 1850
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Education
Vaccination
Accession Number
997002031
Description
Wax model of an infant's arm, showing a vaccination vesicle at the 10th day, in a sealed cylindrical glass jar; the back half of the jar is filled in with a black substance (unknown) and the arm model sits on top; the wax is painted to depict true colour; the bottom of the jar is flat; the top of t…
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Accession Number
997002031
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Education
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Vaccination -- models
Vaccination
Pediatrics -- models
Models, Anatomic
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
Wax model of an infant's arm, showing a vaccination vesicle at the 10th day, in a sealed cylindrical glass jar; the back half of the jar is filled in with a black substance (unknown) and the arm model sits on top; the wax is painted to depict true colour; the bottom of the jar is flat; the top of the jar is sealed with a flat, round metal lid, over which is parchment that is painted black; there are five identifying labels on the jar.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Presented to James Miller by Dr. Alexander James of Edinburgh; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine
Maker
Joseph Towne
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1850
circa 1850
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
parchment: tan
paint: black; red; flesh tone
Inscriptions
The labels read: (1) "Vaccine 10th day"; (2) "7711"; (3) "Wax model of infant's arm showing // typical vaccination vesicle of // 10th day."; (4) "Presented to James Miller by // the late Dr. Alexander James of // Edinburgh"; and (5) "JOSEPH TOWNE // fecit // LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-H3
Dimension Notes
Length 30.1 cm x Diam. 12.9 cm
Condition Remarks
The glass is complete, with only minor wear; the wax is complete with no damage; the metal lid shows wear, but no corrosion; the parchment on top of the lid is torn in the middle and the black paint covering it is flaking and unstable.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See information on Joseph Towne in an article on the Medical Museum of St. Guy's Hospital (see attached photocopy); CD #1
Exhibit History
On loan to the Agnes Etherington Art Centre for the Museopathy Exhibit, May 24, 2001; "Picturing the Body: Medical Arts as Teaching Tools," Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Ottawa, Sept. 17, 2010.
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wax model, adenomyoma of uterus

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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
Accession Number
996003032 a-c
Description
Wax models (moulage) of adenomyoma of the uterus and a follicular cyst and a thick-walled corpus luteum cyst in the ovary on the left side; the right side shows a normal fallopian tube and ovary; the models are made of oil-painted beeswax with talc, built up on a plywood base with gauze and wire fo…
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Accession Number
996003032 a-c
Author
Marjorie Winslow
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Adenomyoma -- models
Uterus -- models
Uterine Diseases -- models
Follicular Cyst -- models
Ovarian Cysts -- models
Ovary -- models
Gynecology -- models
Models, Anatomic
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
Wax models (moulage) of adenomyoma of the uterus and a follicular cyst and a thick-walled corpus
luteum cyst in the ovary on the left side; the right side shows a normal fallopian tube and ovary;
the models are made of oil-painted beeswax with talc, built up on a plywood base with gauze and
wire for extra support; (b,c) are made of wax only; (a) the model shows a uterus split open to
show a lesion of the thickening of the uterine endometrium walls; red spots indicate hemorrhaging;
the left side of the model shows an ovary enlarged and distended with a follicular cyst and
a corpus luteal cyst; the right side of the model shows a normal fallopian tube and ovary; (b)
shows a cross-section of the follicular cyst and the corpus luteal cyst seen in (a); (c) shows
a cross-section of the normal fallopian tube and ovary seen in (a); the red spot in the ovary
likely indicates a small normal follicle rupture which has not completely healed; the models are
painted to depict true colour
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - model, anatomical: adenomyoma of uterus - Size: Length 19.8 cm. x Width 10.8 cm. x Depth 4.2 cm.
b - model, anatomical: cross-section of ovarian follicular cyst - Size: Length 3.4 cm. x Width 2.9 cm. x Depth 1.2 cm.
c - model, anatomical: cross-section of thick-walled corpus luteum cyst - Size: Length 6.8 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 1.1 cm.
Provenance
Models made by Marjorie Winslow; they were commissioned by Dr. Robertson, who also helped with
anatomical details
Maker
Marjorie Winslow
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Models made between 1940-1945
Material
beeswax with talc: cream
oil paints: flesh tone; red; blue; yellow
wood: beige
fabric: white
metal: dark grey
Inscriptions
(a) the number "106" is written in red on the bottom of the plywood support
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-G2-Box 4
Condition Remarks
(a) There are no chips or breaks in the wax; there is a small crack in the front central part;
the surface is undamaged; (b,c) the models show no chips, cracks or breaks in the wax; the surfaces
are undamaged
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Model subject identified by Dr. J.A. Low; model-making techniques described by Marjorie Winslow
in an oral interview (transcribed); CD #9
Research Facts
See transcribed oral interview; the cause of adenomyoma is unsure; the fallopian tubes and ovaries
indicate that the patient is post-menopausal
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wax model, Bartholin Duct cyst

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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
Accession Number
996003054
Description
Wax model (moulage) of Bartholin Duct cyst; the model is made of oil-painted beeswax with talc, built up on a plywood board with gauze around the edges; the model shows a vulva which has a large cyst at the right which is due to blocking of the main duct in the course of chronic Bartholinitis; the …
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Accession Number
996003054
Author
Marjorie Winslow
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Vulva -- models
Cysts -- models
Gynecology -- models
Models, Anatomic
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
Wax model (moulage) of Bartholin Duct cyst; the model is made of oil-painted beeswax with talc,
built up on a plywood board with gauze around the edges; the model shows a vulva which has a
large cyst at the right which is due to blocking of the main duct in the course of chronic Bartholinitis;
the model is accompanied by a descriptive label which lists typed information on paper
about the condition seen in the wax model; this information is framed by a cardboard mat and measures
17.0 cm x 15.0 cm; the model is painted to depict true colour
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Models made by Marjorie Winslow; they were commissioned by Dr. Robertson, who also helped with
anatomical details
Maker
Marjorie Winslow
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Models made between 1940-1945
Material
beeswax with talc: cream
oil paints: flesh tone; red; blue
wood: beige
fabric: off-white
paper: off-white
cardboard: blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-G2-Box 6
Dimension Notes
Length: 20.8 cm. x Width: 17.5 cm. x Depth: 6.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
The model shows no chips, cracks or breaks in the wax; the surface is undamaged; the paper and
cardboard of the label are brittle and acidic; there are no missing sections or tears in the
paper; the cardboard has a bent upper left corner; the typing is fully legible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Model subject identified by Dr. J.A. Low; model-making techniques described by Marjorie Winslow
in an oral interview (transcribed); model described in label (see photocopy attached to accession sheet; see also 996.003.082 & .083; CD #9
Research Facts
See transcribed oral interview; acute chronic Bartholinitis is usually due to gonorrhoea
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wax model, bicornute uterus

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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
Accession Number
996003031 a-b
Description
Wax models (moulage) of a bicornute uterus; the models are made of oil-painted beeswax with talc, built up on plywood supports; the models show a saddle-shaped uterus (a) closed and (b) opened to show the two uterine cavities; the model is painted to depict true colour
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Accession Number
996003031 a-b
Author
Marjorie Winslow
Collection
Dr. Robertson / Marjorie Winslow Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Uterus -- abnormalities -- models
Uterus -- models
Gynecology -- models
Models, Anatomic
MM= Teaching Materials -- models
Description
Wax models (moulage) of a bicornute uterus; the models are made of oil-painted beeswax with talc,
built up on plywood supports; the models show a saddle-shaped uterus (a) closed and (b) opened to
show the two uterine cavities; the model is painted to depict true colour
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - model, anatomical: bicornuate uterus, closed - Size: Length 8.2 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm.
b - model, anatomical: bicornuate uterus, open - Size: Length 8.3 cm. x Width 6.7 cm. x Depth 3.7 cm.
Provenance
Models made by Marjorie Winslow; they were commissioned by Dr. Robertson, who also helped with
anatomical details
Maker
Marjorie Winslow
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Models made between 1940-1945
Material
beeswax with talc: cream
oil paints: flesh tone; red
wood: beige
Inscriptions
(a) the number "20a" is written in red on the bottom of the plywood support; (b) the number "20b"
is written in red on the bottom of the plywood support
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-G2-Box 4
Condition Remarks
(a) There are no chips, cracks or breaks in the wax; there is a very minor impact mark which has
marred a small spot on the central right half of the model; the surface is otherwise undamaged;
(b) there are no chips, cracks or breaks in the wax; there is a very minor impact mark which has
marred two small spots on the outer right cut in the uterus; the surface is otherwise undamaged;
the models were used for a demonstration then stored in a closet on Victory 4 until picked up by
the Museum on May 24 1996
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Model subject identified by Dr. J.A. Low; model-making techniques described by Marjorie Winslow
in an oral interview (transcribed); "Gynaecology For Students and Practitioners" by Thomas Watts
Eden and Cuthbert Lockyer, p. 160; CD #9
Research Facts
See transcribed oral interview; uterus bicornis unicollis: the cavity of the uterine body is
double; that of athe cervix and vagina is single; complete fusion has occurred in the lower half
of the uterus; patients with this condition are likely to have menstrual problems as well as problems
wtih pregnancy -- multiple abortions
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