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army regulation case

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Dates
1885
circa 1885
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1952.3.1 a-ao
Description
Walnut case lined with purple velvet, containing 40 surgical instruments: (a,p) amputation saws; (b) amputating knife; (c,d) amputating knives; (e,af) tenaculum; (f,h) scalpels; (g,l,n) finger knives; (i,j,k,m,ao) bistourys; (o,an) needles; (q) trocar; (r) trepanning elevator; (s,t,y,ac,ad) forceps…
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Accession Number
1952.3.1 a-ao
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Amputation -- instrumentation
Trephining -- instrumentation
Military Medicine
Description
Walnut case lined with purple velvet, containing 40 surgical instruments: (a,p) amputation saws; (b) amputating knife; (c,d) amputating knives; (e,af) tenaculum; (f,h) scalpels; (g,l,n) finger knives; (i,j,k,m,ao) bistourys; (o,an) needles; (q) trocar; (r) trepanning elevator; (s,t,y,ac,ad) forceps; (u,v) retractors; (w) trephine; (x) handle for (w) (?); (z,aa) parts of a double tracheotomy tube; (b) canula for trocar; (ae) lithotomy staff; (ag) catheter (?); (ah) director (?); (ai,aj) keys; (ak) lid to small compartment; (al) tray; (am) case.
Number Of Parts
41
Part Names
a - amputation saw - Size: Length 35.7 cm x Width 7.2 cm
b - amputating knife - Size: Length 39.8 cm
c - amputating knife - Size: Length 32.0 cm
d - amputating knife - Size: Length 26.0 cm
e- tenaculum - Size: Length 14.5 cm
f - scalpel - Size: Length 15.2 cm
g - narrow finger knife - Size: Length 18.3 cm
h - scalpel - Size: Length 14.8 cm
i - button pointed curved bistoury - Size: Length 18.1 cm
j - sharp pointed curved bistoury - Size: Length 18.1 cm
k - button pointed straight bistoury - Size: Length 18.0 cm
l - finger knife (?) - Size: Length 18.6 cm
m - hernia bistoury - Size: Length 18.3 cm
n - finger knife (?) - Size: Length 18.1 cm
o - needle - Size: Length 18.9 cm
p - amputating saw - Size: Length 21.4 cm x Width 2.1 cm
q - curved trocar - Size: Length 20.3 cm
r - trepanning elevator - Size: Length 16.0 cm
s - lion forceps - Size: Length 20.3 cm
t - straight bone forceps - Size: Length 21.1 cm
u - retractor - Size: Length 14.1 cm x Width 1.9 cm
v - retractor - Size: Length 14.1 cm x Width 1.9 cm
w - trephine - Size: Length 12.6 cm
x - handle for (w) (?) - Size: Length 9.2 cm
y - forceps - Size: Length 21.2 cm
z - part of a double tracheotomy tube - Size: Length 5.3 cm
aa - part of a double tracheotomy tube - Size: Length 4.8 cm
ab - canula (for trocar) - Size: Length 11.6 cm
ac - dissection forceps - Size: Length 15.4 cm
ad - fenestrated artery forceps - Size: Length 12.1 cm
ae - lithotomy staff - Size: Length 29.6 cm
af - tenaculum, sharp - Size: Length 17.7 cm
ag - catheter (?) - Size: Length 17.2 cm
ah - director (?) - Size: Length 4.5 cm
ai - key - Size: Length 3.0 cm
aj - key - Size: Length 3.1 cm
ak - lid to small compartment - Size: Length 6.2 cm x Width 3.0 cm
al - tray - Size: Length 41.9 cm x Width 15.2 cm x Depth 2.9 cm
am - case - Size: Length 44.6 cm x Width 18.0 cm x Depth 7.5 cm
an - needle - Size: Length 18.7 cm
ao - curved bistoury - Size: Length 17.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by H.S. Mason, D.D.S.; owned and used by Dr. MacInnes of Vittoria, Ont., grandfather of the donor.
Maker
C Wright & Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1885
circa 1885
Material
metal
rubber (?)
wood: brown
fabric: purple
Inscriptions
Brass plate on outside top of case lid has "C.L.P. Branson" inscribed in script.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-2
Temporary Location
On exhibit “The Century: Medical Innovations of the 1800s” at Museum of Health Care, 25 June 2017.
Condition Remarks
There appears to be a few pieces missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
Evans & Wormall Catalogue (1876); CD #UHN
Exhibit History
"When Medicine Met Science," Museum of Health Care, April 29, 2003 - 25 Jan 2017.
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Army Surgeon's Regulation Case

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Dates
1812
1847
circa 1812-1847
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1921.2.2 a-t
Description
Wooden surgical case (a) lined with velvet and containing (b,c,d) Liston's amputation knives, three different sizes, each with a black wooden handle; (e) broad elevator with a wooden handle for trepanning and necrosis; (f) octagonal wooden handle that fits onto (g) a brass and steel trephine; (h) L…
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Accession Number
1921.2.2 a-t
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Amputation -- instrumentation
Trephining -- instrumentation
Military Medicine
Description
Wooden surgical case (a) lined with velvet and containing (b,c,d) Liston's amputation knives, three different sizes, each with a black wooden handle; (e) broad elevator with a wooden handle for trepanning and necrosis; (f) octagonal wooden handle that fits onto (g) a brass and steel trephine; (h) Liston's artery forceps with clasp and curved interlocking tips; (i) bullet forceps with scooped tips; (j) straight hemorrhoid forceps with fixing slide; (k,l) scalpels each with a wooden handle; (m) tenaculum in wooden handle; (n) scalpel with wooden handle; (o) glass spool with white silk for suturing; (p) metal key for lock; (q,r) Petit's spiral screw tourniquet made of metal, cloth, and leather; (s) amputating saw with a carved wooden handle; miscellaneous items not numbered: one half-circle, round-eye Hagedorn suture needle, two quarter-circle, plain eye suture needles; one straight, plain eye suture needle; one roll of sutures, possibly catgut; (t) handwritten note on tan paper in black ink with red underlines under the date and heading, note is about Dr. Grasett and his father
Number Of Parts
19
Part Names
a -case - Size: Length 35.7 cm x Width 20.8 cm
b - amputation knife - Size: Length 33.0 cm
c - amputation knife - Size: Length 27.0 cm
d - amputation knife - Size: Length 17.9 cm
e - elevator - Size: Length 17.5 cm
f - handle - Size: Length 9.2 cm
g - trephine - Size: Length 11.1 cm
h - artery forceps - Size: Length 12.7 cm
i - bullet forceps - Size: Length 18.1 cm
j - hemorrhoid forceps - Size: Length 13.3 cm
k - scalpel - Size: Length 15.2 cm
l - scalpel - Size: Length 16.0 cm
m - tenaculum - Size: Length 12.0 cm
n - scalpel - Size: Length 16.5 cm
o - glass spool - Size: Length 2.5 cm
p - key - Size: Length 3.5 cm
q - screw tourniquet - Size: Length 8.0 cm
r - screw tourniquet - Size: Length 8.0 cm
s - amputating saw - Size: Length 33.0 cm
t - paper - Size: Length 18.6 cm X Width 27.9 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Frederick LeMaitre Grasett; owned and used by his uncle Dr. G. R. Grasett, and before him by his father. Field set belonging to Dr. Henry Grasett, surgeon-in-chief to forces during the War of 1812.
Maker
Gardner; Stodart
Site Made (City)
Edinburgh
Site Made (Country)
Scotland
Dates
1812
1847
circa 1812-1847
Date Remarks
Based on death date of owner.
Material
wood: brown; black
metal
fabric: white
leather
glass
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-7 (a-s)
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Assorted Binder C - 14b (t)
Condition Remarks
2013: conserved & repaired; Lid broken off box; several large cracks; bullet forceps' scooped tips do not come together completely when closed; #2: three additional cracks; velvet on the inside of the lid was worn; one clasp missing; bottom of the case has a crack running down the centre of its length; the arm of the proper left clasp was broken; there is a minor crack in the handle of (b); all other pieces show signs of moderate wear; (i) and (j) heavily worn; no signs of active corrosion on the metal pieces; fishing line had been used to secure both tourniquet straps; the bottom of the case was scratched and the corner joins were stressed; a splinter had come apart from the front proper right corner of the case, 5 cm long.
Case lid is broken off near the hinge. The corner joints at the hinged edge are slightly separated. Case lid and bottom have cracks across the length of the case. PL front latch arm is broken and hook is lost. The exterior of the case is scratched and the bottom has small losses and a white-ish material rubbed into the wood. Metal components are slightly tarnished. Velvet lining is abraded, matted, and dirty. Fabric has peeled away from wood in some areas and some dividers inside the case are loose.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Donor remarks
Reference Comments
Information paper written March 1921 donated with the objects in this lot.
Research Facts
Dr. G.R. Grasett was born in Portugal Coimbra in 1811, son of Henry Grasett, who was Surgeon 48th Northampton Regt., serving under Sir Arthur Wellesley (Duke of Wellington).
Dr. G.R. Grasett (born 1811) came with his father in 1813 to Quebec (War of 1812-14).He graduated by license of Lower Canada, passed the Medical Board of Upper Canada July 1838 (Christopher Widmer, Peter Diehl, Robert Hornby). He practiced in Amherstburg, county of Essex. A suspicion of aneurism brought him to Toronto, and in 1847 he took charge of the Immigrants hospital and died of typhus fever in the Rectory of St. James, Adelaide in 1847. It is believed the case belonged to his father, Surgeon and Dt. Inspector-General of Hospitals before it came to him. His father was born in County Longford, Ireland, educated at Mercer's Hospital in Dublin. He entered the army as hospital mate by commission on the 27th of December, 1794. 48th Regiment March 1797. He served in Martinique, St. Vincent, and as prisoner of war at Guadeloupe in charge of British sick and wounded. Joined the 48th in St. Lucia. At the capture of Trinidad 1797. 1800 he was at Minorca and at the capture of Malta, and stationed there three years. 1805 ordered to Gibraltar. In May 1809, joined the army under Sir A. Wellesley (the Iron Duke of Wellington Arthur Wellesley) at Lisbon, at Salamanca, Cludad Rodrigo, and Badajoz. In 1813 in North America appointed Surgeon in Chief and so went after the general peace. Died in Quebec 1843.
Exhibit History
Queen's University Art Conservation Program, 4 Sept. 2012-15 Feb. 2013: L-2012-5. On loan to Historic Fort York, City of Toronto, Culture Division, Museums and Heritage Services, 24/10/2003-24/10/2005: L-2003.2; On exhibit in "Friendly Fire 1812," Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 27 Feb. 2012 - 7 Sept. 2012: L-20120-2..
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
1934.16.28
Description
Crown trephine consisting of a brass stem, steel crown, movable centre guide pin; square shank for wrench, tapered (see accession sheet for sketch).
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Accession Number
1934.16.28
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
MeSH Heading
Trephining -- instrumentation
Description
Crown trephine consisting of a brass stem, steel crown, movable centre guide pin; square shank for wrench, tapered (see accession sheet for sketch).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; previously loaned to AM by U of T, a permanent loan; donated by Mr. I.H. Cameron.
Material
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-1
Dimension Notes
Length 10.9 cm x Width 1.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See Tiemann, p. 12, 1872; CD #UHN
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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
997001102
Description
Hey's saw, which consists of an ebony wood handle that is flat and tapers to a blunted point at the end; the top and bottom of the handle have a cross-hatched pattern cut into the wood to improve grip; the sides are smooth; the top of the handle attaches to a long rounded metal shaft that tapers at…
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Accession Number
997001102
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
MeSH Heading
Trephining -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- saw -- skull
Description
Hey's saw, which consists of an ebony wood handle that is flat and tapers to a blunted point at the end; the top and bottom of the handle have a cross-hatched pattern cut into the wood to improve grip; the sides are smooth; the top of the handle attaches to a long rounded metal shaft that tapers at its tip; this shaft attaches to a flat serrated blade at the tip with two rivets; the blade is flat and has one side that is round and serrated and the other side flares slightly outwards and is straight and serrated
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned by Dr. L.J.Austin; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Maker
Snowden
Material
wood: black
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The word "SNOWDEN" is stamped into the metal shaft on one side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-2
Dimension Notes
Length 18.7 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows minor wear and a few areas of tarnish (especially on the blade); no corrosion is visible; the wood has no chips or cracks and the only damage is a small (insect?) hole near the end
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #37; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; "A Pictorial Encyclopedia of Civil War Medical Instruments and Equipment," by Dr. Gordon Dammann, V. 1, 1983, p. 10 (illustration #9) (see attached photocopy); CD #1
Research Facts
Hey's saws were used in trephine operations on the skull
Exhibit History
Hall of Honour, KGH - "Beyond Ether: 150 Years of Anaesthesia" - Sept. 27, 1997- June 2011
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1934.5.2
Description
Skull saw, similar to 1969.186 but somewhat smaller; teeth on flat blade curve around on front of saw; head has the appearance of an axe, made of nickle-plated steel; handle made of wood; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1934.5.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Trephining -- instrumentation
Description
Skull saw, similar to 1969.186 but somewhat smaller; teeth on flat blade curve around on front of saw; head has the appearance of an axe, made of nickle-plated steel; handle made of wood; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Edward Allister McCulloch.
Maker
Tiemann
Material
metal:silver
wood: dark brown
Inscriptions
"TIEMANN" in German script stamped on steel part of handle.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-15
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 16.5 cm x Width 4.6 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Hey's skull saw

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Dates
1800
1879
1800-1879
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
1997.2.13
Description
Saw with double-sided flat blade, one side of which is semicircular and the other side of which is straight; edges are serrated; shank is set between the handle and riveted; one side has a cartouche; handle is wooden and is cross-hatched on both sides.
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Accession Number
1997.2.13
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
MeSH Heading
Trephining -- instrumentation
Neurology -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- saw -- skull
Description
Saw with double-sided flat blade, one side of which is semicircular and the other side of which is straight; edges are serrated; shank is set between the handle and riveted; one side has a cartouche; handle is wooden and is cross-hatched on both sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. H.B. Rundle (1911-1997) via Mr. Howard Rundle.
Maker
W & H Hutchinson
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1800
1879
1800-1879
Material
metal: grey
wood: brown
Inscriptions
Cartouche is marked "W & H HUTCHINSON // SHEFFIELD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-2
Dimension Notes
Length 16.5 cm x Width 5.0 cm s Depth 1.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Handle ends have warped and are lifting away from the shank.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Weiss's Illustrated Catalogue of Surgical Instruments etc.," 1863; CD #UHN
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Hey's skull saw

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
1975.3.76
Description
A completely metal saw with two blades, one straight and one curved; the handle is moulded, with a longitudinal hexagonal design; two rivets (or screws?) hold the blade to the shaft.
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Accession Number
1975.3.76
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
MeSH Heading
Neurology -- instrumentation
Trephining -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- saw -- skull
Description
A completely metal saw with two blades, one straight and one curved; the handle is moulded, with a longitudinal hexagonal design; two rivets (or screws?) hold the blade to the shaft.
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
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-2
Dimension Notes
Length 20.0 cm x Width 12.7 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 2275 (item #B/-8063); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Hey's skull saw

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
1969.186.1
Description
A skull saw, consisting of a flat blade affixed to a handle in an inward curving part of the blade; one side of the blade is flat and serrated and the other side is rounded and serrated; the flat portion of the handle has a criss-cross pattern for better gripping.
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Accession Number
1969.186.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
MeSH Heading
Trephining -- instrumentation
Neurology -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- saw -- skull
Description
A skull saw, consisting of a flat blade affixed to a handle in an inward curving part of the blade; one side of the blade is flat and serrated and the other side is rounded and serrated; the flat portion of the handle has a criss-cross pattern for better gripping.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Material
metal: dark grey
wood: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-2
Dimension Notes
Length 17.0 cm x Width 4.9 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Hey's skull saw

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
1969.222.9
Description
Skull saw consisting of a plastic (?) handle with a metal shaft ending in a wide, two-edged, serrated saw blade.
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Accession Number
1969.222.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
MeSH Heading
Trephining -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- saw -- skull
Description
Skull saw consisting of a plastic (?) handle with a metal shaft ending in a wide, two-edged, serrated saw blade.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
A. L. Hernstein & Son
Material
metal: grey
plastic (?): dark grey
Inscriptions
On shaft: "A. L. HERNSTEIN"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-2
Temporary Location
On display, Queen's University Department of Medicine third floor, August 20, 2013.
Dimension Notes
Length 16.8 cm x Width 5.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1870
1930
1870-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1980.28.1 a-x
Description
A walnut veneer, brass-bound box (x) with a brass lockplate and nameplate; two loose trays lined with velvet; contains 24 instruments: (a) tourniquet of brass, webbing, and leather, patented 1855; (b) trephine of brass and steel; (c) trephine handle made of synthetic horn; (d,e) flat retractors wit…
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Accession Number
1980.28.1 a-x
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Trephining -- instrumentation
Calculi
Description
A walnut veneer, brass-bound box (x) with a brass lockplate and nameplate; two loose trays lined with velvet; contains 24 instruments: (a) tourniquet of brass, webbing, and leather, patented 1855; (b) trephine of brass and steel; (c) trephine handle made of synthetic horn; (d,e) flat retractors with curved ends; (f) trepanning elevator; (g) Hey's saw with cross-hatched ebony handle; (h) curved bistoury with plain ebony handle; (i) aneurism needle with plain ebony handle; (j) hernia knife; (k) scalpel with plain ebony handle; (l) canicula knife with plain ebony handle; (m) stop needle with plain ebony handle; (n) tenaculum forceps; (o) rectal trocar with plain ebony handle; (p) rectal trocar guard, silver plate; (q) lithotomy knife with cross-hatched ebony handle; (r) Dounle hook with cross-hatched ebony handle; (s) silver wire sutures; (t) ligature silk wound on a card; (u) blunt hook (?), no handle; (v) sharp hook (?), no handle; (w) keratome with bone and brass handle.
Number Of Parts
24
Part Names
a - tourniquet
b - trephine - Size: Length 12.0 cm
c - trephine - Size: Length 9.5 cm
d - retractor - Size: Length 15.0 cm
e - retractor - Size: Length 15.0 cm
f - trepanning elevator - Size: Length 14.0 cm
g - Hey's saw - Size: Length 17.0 cm
h - bistoury - Size: Length 17.0 cm
i - aneurism needle - Size: Length 17.0 cm
j - hernia knife - Size: Length 17.0 cm
k - scalpel - Size: Length 15.5 cm
l - canicula knife - Size: Length 15.5 cm
m - stop needle - Size: Length 12.0 cm
n - tenaculum forceps - Size: Length 24.0 cm
o - rectal trocar - Size: Length 21.0 cm
p - rectal trocar guard - Size: Length 14.0 cm
q - lithotomy knife - Size: Length 21.0 cm
r - Dounle hook - Size: Length 15.0 cm
s - wire
t - ligature silk
u - blunt hook (?) - Size: Length 4.0 cm
v - sharp hook (?) - Size: Length 4.0 cm
w - keratome - Size: Length 16.0 cm
x - case - Size: Length 34.0 cm x Width 14.5 cm x Depth 8.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.S. Mahon of Willowdale, Ont.
Maker
G. Tiemann & C.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1930
1870-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c, some contents later"
Material
wood: brown; black
metal: yellow; silver
fabric: purple
leather
synthetic horn
bone
cardboard
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-1
Condition Remarks
(i) eye of aneurism needle is broken; (x) veneer on box is starting to rise
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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