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aesthesiometer

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Dept. of Ophthalmology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Vision
Vision Tests
Accession Number
994006014 a-j
Description
"Cochet & Bonnet" aesthesiometer in original dark green hinged box with brass closures and emerald green velvet fittings inside for aesthesiometer; metal piece, clear plastic tube for filament storage, original instruction sheet and instructions to change filaments, chart in French, plus plastic pa…
Accession Number
994006014 a-j
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Dept. of Ophthalmology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Vision
Vision Tests
MeSH Heading
Neurologic Examination -- instrumentation
Vision
Vision Tests -- instrumentation
Vision Tests
Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Description
"Cochet & Bonnet" aesthesiometer in original dark green hinged box with brass closures and emerald green velvet fittings inside for aesthesiometer; metal piece, clear plastic tube for filament storage, original instruction sheet and instructions to change filaments, chart in French, plus plastic package to hold 3 supporting screws and a small package of silica gel.
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 25.7 cm. x Width 8.4 cm. x Depth 2.8 cm.
b - aesthesiometer - Size: Length 18.0 cm. x Depth 2.1 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
c - metal piece - Size: Length 2.4 cm. x Width 2.2 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
d - filament tube - Size: Length 20.1 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
e - instruction sheet - Size: Length 23.6 cm. x Width 15.1 cm.
f - chart - Size: Length 12.3 cm. x Width 5.2 cm.
g-h - blue paper - Size: Length 27.3 cm. x Width 21.2 cm.
i - extra screw pkg. - Size: Length 6.5 cm. x Width 5.6 cm.
j - silica gel - Size: Length 5.5 cm. x Width 3.5 cm. x Depth 0.3 cm.
Provenance
Used in Kingston General Hospital Dept. of Ophthalmology.
Maker
Luneau & Coffignon
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Material
metal: black; white; yellow
plastic: clear
paper: white; black; blue
wood: green
fabric: green
Inscriptions
"LUNEAU & COFFIGNON // OPHTHALMOLOGIE // 3, RUE D'EDIMBOURG - PARIS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-7
Research Facts
Used to measure corneal sensitivity.
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An Introduction to Clinical Scotometry [book]

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Dates
1938
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Dept. of Ophthalmology Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
994006003
Description
Photocopy of the book "An Introduction to Clinical Scotometry" by John Evans; bound in black 3-ring binder.
Accession Number
994006003
Author
John Evans, M.D.
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Dept. of Ophthalmology Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Scotoma -- diagnosis
Ophthalmology
Optometry
Description
Photocopy of the book "An Introduction to Clinical Scotometry" by John Evans; bound in black 3-ring binder.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital Dept. of Ophthalmology
Maker
John N. Evans
Dates
1938
Date Remarks
Original publication date; not sure when the copy was made
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
"AN INTRODUCTION // TO // CLINICAL SCOTOMETRY // by JOHN N. EVANS, M.D., F.A.C.S.; 1938"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-5
Dimension Notes
Length: 25.5 cm. x Width: 20.0 cm. x Depth: 4.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
pages beginning to fade; #2: yellowed pages, fading
Copy Type
Replica
Research Facts
Associated with 994.006.002; shows how to use the stereocampimeter and plotting charts
scotometry: [ sko-tom´e-tre ] the measurement of isolated areas of depressed vision (scotomas) within the visual field.
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battery operated lamp

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Ophthalmology
Vision
Accession Number
993004136 a-e
Description
Hand-held "pocket" metal examining throat flashlight is battery operated and contains original light bulb; batteries fit into handle, then angled head holds screw in bulb which is fitted with metal cap; original instructions included.
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Accession Number
993004136 a-e
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Ophthalmology
Vision
MeSH Heading
MM= Lamp
Ophthalmology
Vision
Description
Hand-held "pocket" metal examining throat flashlight is battery operated and contains original light bulb; batteries fit into handle, then angled head holds screw in bulb which is fitted with metal cap; original instructions included.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - handle - Size:
b - head - Size:
c - cap - Size:
d - instruction sheet - Size:
e - Christmas tag - Size:
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C. M. Bracken.
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Etched on clip: "LUMI-SCOPE // PAT. NO. 2312305; light bulb: "222"; handwritten Christmas tag states: "Greetings: Management and / Staff / Fullerton Drug Store"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 16
Condition Remarks
Shows wear; # 2: no damage; #3: documentary pieces that accompany lamp are missing.
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Beaver surgical eye blade

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Accession Number
004029018
Description
A Beaver surgical eye blade consisting of a tiny knife in a blue plastic case; the case has a window on the top making the blade visible; sealed in a cellophane wrapper.
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Accession Number
004029018
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife
Ophthalmology
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Description
A Beaver surgical eye blade consisting of a tiny knife in a blue plastic case; the case has a window on the top making the blade visible; sealed in a cellophane wrapper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
From Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Beaver
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
metal: silver
plastic: blue
cellophane: clear
Inscriptions
Printed on the case: "Beaver // EYE BLADE // STERILE // LOT NO. 08167 // PRODUCT IDENT. NO. // 5220 // 52M // STAINLESS STEEL // AUTOCLAVABLE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 15.4 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," J. F. Hartz Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1960, p. 306
Research Facts
The blade would attach to a separate handle.
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Bowman lachrymal probe

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
997001362
Description
Bowman lachrymal probe, which consists of a straight length of solid cylindrical metal with rounded tips at both ends; the centre of the instrument has an attached thumb grip; this is a flat piece of metal shaped into two attached circles with tapered outer points; the thumb grip is attached to the…
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Accession Number
997001362
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Description
Bowman lachrymal probe, which consists of a straight length of solid cylindrical metal with rounded tips at both ends; the centre of the instrument has an attached thumb grip; this is a flat piece of metal shaped into two attached circles with tapered outer points; the thumb grip is attached to the centre of one side of the probe.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. F. X. O'Connor and donated by Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The outer edge of the thumb grip has the numbers "7 // 8" stamped into the metal, one at each end.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 14.0 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal was tarnished; metal shows minor wear only; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #709; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; arrived in and stored in a canvas pouch (not catalogued) with 997.001.351-.361 and 997.001.363-.364; "Eye Instruments," by Storz Instrument Company (n.d.), p. 89 (item E-4205)
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Bowman lachrymal probe

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
997001363
Description
Bowman lachrymal probe, which consists of a slightly bent length of solid cylindrical metal with rounded tips at both ends; the centre of the instrument has an attached thumb grip; this is a flat piece of metal shaped into two attached ovals with tapered outer points; the thumb grip is attached to …
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Accession Number
997001363
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Description
Bowman lachrymal probe, which consists of a slightly bent length of solid cylindrical metal with rounded tips at both ends; the centre of the instrument has an attached thumb grip; this is a flat piece of metal shaped into two attached ovals with tapered outer points; the thumb grip is attached to the centre of one side of the probe.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. F. X. O'Connor and donated by Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The outer edge of the thumb grip has the numbers "5 // 6" stamped into the metal, one at each end as well as the Jetter & Scheerer logo of a snake twisted around a caduceus rod with a crown above it, stamped into the metal at the centre, between the numbers.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 12.9 cm x Width 0.9 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal was tarnished; the metal has been bent several times and is no longer straight; metal shows only minor scratches; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #709; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; arrived in and stored in a canvas pouch (not catalogued) with 997.001.351-.362 and 997.001.364; "Eye Instruments," by Storz Instrument Company, (n.d.), p. 89 (item E-4204)
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Bowman lachrymal probe

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
997001364
Description
Bowman lachrymal probe, which consists of a slightly bent length of solid cylindrical metal with rounded tips at both ends; the centre of the instrument has an attached thumb grip; this is a flat piece of metal shaped into two attached circles with tapered outer points; the thumb grip is attached t…
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Accession Number
997001364
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Description
Bowman lachrymal probe, which consists of a slightly bent length of solid cylindrical metal with rounded tips at both ends; the centre of the instrument has an attached thumb grip; this is a flat piece of metal shaped into two attached circles with tapered outer points; the thumb grip is attached to the centre of one side of the probe.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. F. X. O'Connor and donated by Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
Meyrowitz
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
sterling silver: silver
Inscriptions
The outer edge of the thumb grip has the numbers "3 // 4" stamped into the metal, one at each end as well as the words, "STERLING // MEYROWITZ" stamped into the metal at the centre, between the numbers
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 13.8 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal was tarnished; one end of the probe has visible dark staining; metal shows only minor scratches; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #709; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; arrived in and stored in a canvas pouch (not catalogued) with 997.001.351-.363; "Eye Instruments," by Storz Instrument Company, (n.d.), p. 89 (item E-4203)
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Bowman's eye speculum

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Dates
1880
1915
circa 1880-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
1969.108.1
Description
Eye speculum, consksting of a Y-shaped piece connected to a spring-like mechanism at one end and each arm of the Y connected to an arm ending in a curved retractor.
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Accession Number
1969.108.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Description
Eye speculum, consksting of a Y-shaped piece connected to a spring-like mechanism at one end and each arm of the Y connected to an arm ending in a curved retractor.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1880
1915
circa 1880-1915
Material
metal: dark grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 7.3 cm x Width 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Tarnished.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Most similar to Mayer & Meltzer, 1880, p. 51 (item #162); very similar to Tiemann, 1889, p. 152 (item #1856) and Kny-Scheerer, 1915, p. 3036 (item #C/-2577)
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Bowman's lachrymal probe

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Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
1975.3.11
Description
A roughly straight, double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre.
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Accession Number
1975.3.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Description
A roughly straight, double-ended probe with a flat oblong plate in the centre.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A. D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Probe is tarnished; as the wire is soft, it has been bent, and then re-bent back into position; as a result, the wire is wavy.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Research Facts
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 3028
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Bowman's lachrymal probe

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Dates
1900
1920
1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
1976.6.66
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Accession Number
1976.6.66
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Physical Examination
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1900
1920
1900-1920
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
UHN artefact file
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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