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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Dr. R. Gordon Sinclair Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
002017002
Description
A small pink cup-shaped style enameled bedpan known as a "baby potty".
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Accession Number
002017002
Collection
Dr. R. Gordon Sinclair Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
Pediatrics
MM= Home Nursing -- urinal
Description
A small pink cup-shaped style enameled bedpan known as a "baby potty".
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. R. Gordon Sinclair
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
Based on appearance
Material
metal: pink
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-2
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 16.5 cm x Width 15.0 cm x Depth 7.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Several large chips and cracks in the enamel coating of object, especially at the edges; some water marks and corrosion on chips inside object.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Images
Less detail
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1981.31.1 a-b
Description
Enamel-covered metal bedpan which consists of: (a) bedpan with an open top and looped handle; the bedpan has a wide lip with a blue edge and circular opening covered by a round enamel-covered metal lid (b) with a rounded handle in the centre.
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Accession Number
1981.31.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Enamel-covered metal bedpan which consists of: (a) bedpan with an open top and looped handle; the bedpan has a wide lip with a blue edge and circular opening covered by a round enamel-covered metal lid (b) with a rounded handle in the centre.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bedpan - Size: Length 45.0 cm x Width 10.5 cm x Diam 32.3 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 4.4 cm x Diam 23.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Material
enamel: cream, blue
metal: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-2
Condition Remarks
Several rust spots inside pan; some staining on lid
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
Less detail
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002026
Description
Oval bedpan with circular spout
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Accession Number
995002026
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Oval bedpan with circular spout
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace (1931 KGH Nursing graduate)
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Date Remarks
Date to be confirmed by donor
Material
ceramic: off-white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 40.0 cm. x Width: 23.0 cm. x Depth: 11.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Shows little wear; some staining; small chips on spout and 2 cracks (1.25 and 1.0); hairline
crack (1.0); base shows evidence of wear on the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace); CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002027
Description
Oval bedpan with blue-lined edges
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Accession Number
995002027
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Oval bedpan with blue-lined edges
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace (1931 KGH Nursing graduate)
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Material
metal:
enamel: off-white; blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-4
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length: 36.0 cm. x Width: 29.0 cm. x Depth: 7.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Shows negligible wear; slightly scratched at bottom front
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace); CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002107 a-b
Description
Slipper-shaped, hollow enamel bedpan (a), rounded at front and tapering at the back with a closed, squared end; open cylindrical spout at front; round opening on top that is covered with (b) a lid, which is round with a knob on top; lip on inside of lid.
  2 images  
Accession Number
995002107 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Slipper-shaped, hollow enamel bedpan (a), rounded at front and tapering at the back with a closed, squared end; open cylindrical spout at front; round opening on top that is covered with (b) a lid, which is round with a knob on top; lip on inside of lid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bedpan - Size: Length 47.5 cm x Width 30.5 cm x Depth 10.6 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 4.8 cm x Diam. 20.8 cm
Provenance
Owned by Noreen Leishman, KGH graduate 1950; belonged to "Pokey" (?), a relative; apparently also a relative of Marg Polk.
Site Made (Country)
Austria
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
Owner graduated from KGH in 1950
Material
metal: dark grey; brown
enamel: dark grey; light grey
Inscriptions
(a) bottom of bedpan has the word "AUSTRIA" stamped in the enamel.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-1
Condition Remarks
Enamel chipped at edges and metal shows some inactive corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 269 (similar to item #7H-395-S) (see attached photocopy); CD #3.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1936
circa 1936
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002108 a-b
Description
Slipper-shaped, hollow enamel bedpan (a), rounded at front and tapering at the back with a closed, squared end; open cylindrical spout at front; round opening on top that is covered with (b) a lid, which is round with a knob on top; lip on inside of lid.
  4 images  
Accession Number
995002108 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Slipper-shaped, hollow enamel bedpan (a), rounded at front and tapering at the back with a closed, squared end; open cylindrical spout at front; round opening on top that is covered with (b) a lid, which is round with a knob on top; lip on inside of lid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bedpan - Size: Length 48.5 cm x Width 32.5 cm x Depth 12.5 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 3.8 cm x Diam. 20.0 cm
Provenance
Donated by Betty Black; owned by friend's aunt.
Dates
1936
circa 1936
Date Remarks
Belonged to donor's friend's aunt, 1936.
Material
metal: silver; brown
enamel: dark blue; grey; black; white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-2
Condition Remarks
Enamel chipped at edges and metal shows some inactive corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 269 (similar to item #7H-395-S) (see attached photocopy); CD #3.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1903
circa 1903
Collection
Sadie A. Allen Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996016001
Description
Oval umber coloured porcelain bedpan with dovetail front and a circular spout at the back.
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Accession Number
996016001
Collection
Sadie A. Allen Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Oval umber coloured porcelain bedpan with dovetail front and a circular spout at the back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Sadie A. Allen.
Dates
1903
circa 1903
Material
porcelain: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 44.4 cm. x Width: 27.5 cm. x Depth: 12.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bedpan shows no chips, cracks or excessive wear on the porcelain; there are some small unidentified brown marks near the lip of the opening and a small spot of an unidentified substance on the bottom
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sadie A. Allen
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003109
Description
A metal bedpan: oval in shape with a continuous rim and a spout; it tapers towards the spout end; its corners and edges are rounded.
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Accession Number
000003109
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
A metal bedpan: oval in shape with a continuous rim and a spout; it tapers towards the spout end; its corners and edges are rounded.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Identified in a 1960 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"ALLEN & HANBURYS"; a hollow rectangle encases the words, "TAWLITE // MADE IN ENGLAND // 18-8 STAINLESS // STEEL" and "578/SM"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 35.4 cm x Width 28.7 cm x Depth 11.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The bedpan was dusty and there were some dirt particles inside; there are signs of recently active corrosion; there are small rust spots along the outer side at the narrow end, and on the bottom inside; there are water marks, minor deposits and other signs of wear such as small scratches on the bedpan; there is one small, round dent on the outside bottom of the pan.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 267 (similar to item 7H-308-A) (see attached photocopy); CD #4
Images
Less detail
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Dr. James V. Gallivan Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
007024010
Description
Brown porcelain bedpan with dovetail front and male gooseneck urinal spout at the back.
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Accession Number
007024010
Collection
Dr. James V. Gallivan Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Brown porcelain bedpan with dovetail front and male gooseneck urinal spout at the back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by donor's grandfather, Dr. James V. Gallivan
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
ceramic: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-3
Dimension Notes
Length 46.3 cm x Width 28.0 cm x Depth 16.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor scratches on the bottom
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Dr. James V. Gallivan Queen's Medical School graduate 1904.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1907
1930
circa 1907-1930
Collection
Mrs. Majorie McGlade Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
009010001
Description
Flat-bottomed oval white porcelain slipper style bedpan with tapered sides towards the center with molded solid handle at the back; manufacturers information stamped on inside back
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Accession Number
009010001
Collection
Mrs. Majorie McGlade Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Flat-bottomed oval white porcelain slipper style bedpan with tapered sides towards the center with molded solid handle at the back; manufacturers information stamped on inside back
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by donor's mother, Mrs. Majorie McGlade (d. 2000).
Maker
Meinecke
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1907
1930
circa 1907-1930
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
ceramic: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed inside bedpan: ""MEINECKE" // PERFECTION // BED AND DOUCHE PAN // THE MOST COMFORTABLE // AND SANITARY BED PAN // IN THE WORLD // FOR HOSPITAL AND HOME // U.S. PATENT JUNE 9 1907 // AND MAY 4 1909 // ALSO PAT IN GREAT BRITAIN"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-2
Dimension Notes
Length 35.6 cm x Width 27.0 cm x Depth 9.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Looks like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Hotel Dieu Hospital School of Nursing Grad 1941, Mrs. Majorie McGlade (d. 2000) used bedpan while nursing her parents.
Images
Less detail

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