993.1220.1: Drill, Bone, 1914-1930

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993.1220.1: Drill, Bone.
Image No. 1644 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Archimedean bone drill with continuous clockwise motion. Set of 6 drill points, assorted sizes, held in screw cap hollow handle. '98' stamped into surface in 4 areas of the drill/handle and on each drill point.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.1220.1
Collection: Orthopaedics
Date: 1914-1930

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 21.3 cm
  • Width: 3.7 cm
  • Depth: 3 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Drill with handle
  • b) Point with eye
  • c) Point with eye
  • d) Point with eye
  • e) Point with eye
  • f) Point with eye
  • g) Point with eye

Object Materials

  • plating,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Dr. W. N. Maines
  • History of Use: Dr. W.N. Maines [1882-1930] graduated from Queen's University and practiced in Leader, Saskatchewan from 1914 until his death in 1930.