999.3.66: Forceps, Artery, 1911-1960

Additional Images

999.3.66: Forceps, Artery. Part (a) above with part (b) below
Image No. 4193 Part (a) above with part (b) below; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Two DIEFFENBACH's curved hemostatic forceps. Part (a) 4.9 cm length, part (b) 4.6 cm length.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 999.3.66
Collection: Surgery, General
Date: 1911-1960

Object Dimensions

Object Parts

  • a) Forceps
  • b) Forceps

Object Materials

  • plating,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Dr. Brabizon J. Hallowes
  • History of Use: Used by Dr. Brabizon Hallowes [1885-1961] born in Australia he relocated to Vancouver in 1936 where he opened a general practice. In later life he moved to Saturna Island.