Gynaecology/Obstetrics/Contraception: Objects 1 - 15 of 58

2006.410.1: Applicator, UterineApplicator, Uterine, 1951-1980 Plain uterine applicator, with handle and spiral end with rounded tip. 'J.F.HARTZ Co GERMANY' stamped into the handle.
2005.19.6: Blunt Hook and CrotchetBlunt Hook and Crotchet, 1931-1980 Blunt obstetric hook and crochet used in obstetrics. Manufacturer's name 'ARNOLD &SONS LONDON' stamped into the surface.
993.1113.1: Breast Suction Pump SetBreast Suction Pump Set, 1840-1870 A breast suction pump in green velvet lined box consisting of brass suction pump with piston rod, which has an ivory thumb rest and leather clad plunger base, which screws onto glass breast suction cup. Small oblong brass plaque on lid of box, lock plate and hook catches.
993.717.1: Cranioclast, Braun'sCranioclast, Braun's, 20th Cent. Craniotomy forceps, BRAUN's cranioclast is composed of two curved blades, one fenestrated with serrated internal sides, the other solid with serrated jaws and a roughened side fitting into the first. Single disjointing lap joint and finger lugs placed at the top end of the handles. Manufacturer’s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] stamped into surface. Screw and wingnut missing.
993.1140.1: CuretteCurette, 1950-1999 YARROW enucleator curette. Scoop on long plain shaft with grooved handle.
999.3.75: Curette, EndocervicalCurette, Endocervical, 1931-1960 GUSBERG's endocervical curette, medium size, cross hatch textured handle. 'SKYLAR USA STAINLESS' and 'PAT APPD FOR' stamped into handle.
993.698.1: Curette, PlacentaCurette, Placenta, 20th Cent. MACHELL's placenta curette, blunt with loop handle, solid forged.
993.782.1: Curette, PlacentaCurette, Placenta, 20th Cent. MUNDE's placenta curette, a long slender tapering shaft terminating in a pear-drop shaped fenestra. The edge of the fenestra is rounded on one side and flattened on the other and on the inner surface. The supplier's name 'THE J.F.HARTZ Co.' and the manufacturer's trade mark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] are stamped into the surface.
993.1165.1: Curette, UterineCurette, Uterine, 1951-2000 Blunt irrigating uterine curette with wing-nut to attach to hollow handle. Part of set. Handle and parts missing.
993.695.1: Curette, UterineCurette, Uterine, 20th Cent. Uterine irrigating curette, sharp. Size '5' and 'CAMP-HY. GERMANY' stamped into the surface.
2006.134.1: Curette, UterineCurette, Uterine, 1901-1950 Uterine curette, double ended, with one sharp and one blunt end. 'DOWN.LONDON' stamped into the surface.
993.1164.1: Curette, UterineCurette, Uterine, 1901-1950 RHEINSTADTER fenestrated spoon type uterine curette for flushing.
993.694.1: Curette, UterineCurette, Uterine, 1891-1940 RHEINSTADTER's irrigating uterine curette, fenestrated spoon-like-scoop head, sharp. Manufacturer 'MAW LONDON' stamped into the handle's surface.
993.693.1: Curette, UterineCurette, Uterine, 20th Cent. Flushing uterine curette, size 2 fenestrated spoon-like-scoop head, blunt.
993.696.1: Curette, UterineCurette, Uterine, 20th Cent. Double ended instrument, one end a blunt curette and the other a narrow vaginal spatula. There is an image of two hearts, side by side, stamped into the surface with 'TRADEMARK' written beneath.