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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder Feeding dish " White porcelain invalid feeder with oval shape and straight spout. Blue floral designs are painted on the feeder.
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Reading Glasses
Reading Glasses Eyeglasses: Spectacles. Metal with glass lenses. Made in Germany.
Aural Forceps
Aural Forceps 0.25 x 7 x 4. Grasping and fixating:Forceps:Aural. Chrome forceps with long curved arms and small oval-like tips.
Sponge Holder
Sponge Holder 0.75 x 9.5 x 3. Grasping and fixating:Forceps:Sponge. Steel instrument with scissor like shape and long arms with oval shaped openings on each tip.
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Jaeger's Keratotomy Knife
Jaeger's Keratotomy Knife 0.25 x 6 x 0.5. boxed- 0.75 x 6.25 x 0.75. Cutting tool:Knife:Ophthalmic. "Steel knife with satin finish handle and a sharp. thin diamond shaped tip. The instrument has rust present on the metal and housed in a cream colored cardboard box."
Nasal Scissors
Nasal Scissors a- 0.25 x 6.5 x 3 b-0.25 x 7 x 2.5. Cutting tool:Scissors/shears:Nasal. Two pairs of stainless steel nasal scissors. Both have slightly curved arms and some amount of rust present.
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Farbstad Haemometer
Farbstad Haemometer 1.5x6.5x3.25". Blood cell count:Hemacytometer. Farbstab-Haemometer. device used to measure blood pressure. made of plastic and glass with paper instructions included. housed in red leather covered wood case with red velvet interior.