993.139.1: Clamp, Tonsil, 1915-1954

Additional Images

993.139.1: Clamp, Tonsil.
Image No. 2945 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

CULLOM's tonsil clamp with ratchet [also called compressor forceps]. A gauze pad is held in place by the hinged ring.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.139.1
Collection: Otolaryngology
Date: 1915-1954

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 15 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • copper alloy,
  • nickel plate,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Dr. Irwin Fraser Stewart
  • History of Use: Part of Dr. Stewart's historical surgical instrument collection.