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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Tarnier's Forceps, Axis Traction
Tarnier's Forceps, Axis Traction 3 x 17 x 7".Delivery: Obstetrical forceps. Steel forceps with curved arms and slight curve at the handles with an axis traction handle built in for increased leverage. This form of the forcep was developed in France by Stephane Tarnier (1828-1897).
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Tibia and Fibula Splint
Tibia and Fibula Splint 3 x 15 x 5. 6 x 17 x 10.5" Splints. Stainless steel tibia and fibula splint with with holes throughout.
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Elliott's Forceps
Elliott's Forceps 3 x 15 x 3" Delivery: Obstetrical forceps
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Head Mirror
Head Mirror 3 x 12 x 3. Head reflector and lamp. "Small. round head mirror that is moveable and attached to a brown leather band.""
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Esmarch's Chloroform Mask
Esmarch's Chloroform Mask 2x7x3.5.Anesthesia:Inhalation:Inhaler/mask:Inhaler.Esmarchs Chloroform Mask made of steel with moveable flap.
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Ether Mask
Ether Mask 2x6x3.Anesthesia:Inhalation:Inhaler/mask:Inhaler.Ether Mask with chrome frame and wire mask covered with cheesecloth.
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Blood Transfusion Kit
Blood Transfusion Kit 2x6.5x3". Blood transfusion:Apparatus. Blood Transfusion kit housed in a brown plastic case with brown velvet lining and containing: a glass syringe. orange rubber tubes. glass vials with tin screw caps (one is chipped)" and five glass attachments.
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Foot Rest
Foot Rest 23x11x11". Interior design and furnishings:Furniture, medical. Wooden foot rest used within the "Boot Clinic, one of the Medical College clinics in the 1950s. The stand provided support during treatment for ulcers of the feet and legs.
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Mouth Gag
Mouth Gag 2.75x8.75x3.75. Dilatation:Dilator:Mouth gag. Stainless steel instrument with turn lock and raised cross hated design on side.
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Ear Trumpet
Ear Trumpet 2.75x23x2.75. Hearing aids. Ear Trumpet and earpiece made of black vulcanite attached by an extending tube made of black fabric. Device used to amplify sounds.
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Uterine Dilator
Uterine Dilator 2.75x11x4. Dilatation: Dilator: Uterine. "Chrome plated dilator with measurement markings in-between handles. indentation lines are visible at tip of arms."
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Postmortem Kit
Postmortem Kit 2.75 x 15 x 7. Autopsy."Postmortem kit including thirteen steel instruments: hammer. chisel. chain. retractor. three scalpels and two retractors by Langbein. The kit is housed in a wooden box with leather carrying case embossed USN. Wooden box has inlaid ivory label that reads."The KNY-Scheerer Corporation. New York".Brass couplings. Identification plate missing."
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Frog in Your Throat Lozenges
Frog in Your Throat Lozenges 2.75 x 0.75 x 1.25" Drugs: Patent, Proprietary, OTC. Green and blue paper box with frog displayed.
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Chloroform Mask
Chloroform Mask 2.5x6.5x3."Anesthesia. inhalation:Inhaler/Mask".Steel masks with wire mesh over the center.
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Schimmelbush Chlorofom Mask, folding
Schimmelbush Chlorofom Mask, folding 2.5x5x3.5.Anesthesia:Inhalation:Inhaler/mask:Mask.Ether Mask with chrome frame and wire mask covered with cheesecloth.
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New Century Tooth-Forms and Swager
New Century Tooth-Forms and Swager 2.5x17.25x7". Dental casting technique: Color/shape guide. "Wooden box set of 1915 New Century tooth forms and Swager including 150 steel forms (incisors. cuspids. bicuspids and molars). Dies were used to form caps and teeth from porcelain. Lid of box no longer attached."
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Wood Mallet
Wood Mallet 2.5x12x4,Drug compounding:Mallet,Wooden mallet from Roper Hospital (1906-1959) and possibly used in bone surgery.,
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Robert Turlington Balsam
Robert Turlington Balsam 2.5x1.5x1. Glass bottle, patina.
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Vectis
Vectis 2.5"x 16"x 2" Steel with curved oval shaped arm with opening and smooth ebony handle.
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Bone Curette
Bone Curette 2.5 x 7 x 2.5" Curettage: Curette: Bone Stainless steel bone curette with deep spoon like shape and a perforated handle.
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