All Objects In All Collections: Objects 406 - 420 of 605

993.1281.1: RevigatorRevigator, c. 1920 Radium Ore Revigator. Ceramic jar with cork stoppered hole for tap [missing] lined with uranium and radium ore. Details of manufacturer, description and instructions of use printed on surface under glaze. Directions given on side of jar - '1. Fill jar every night 2. Use hydrant or any good water 3. Drink freely when thirsty and upon arising and retiring. Average six or more glasses daily. Scrub with stiff brush and scald monthly'. Lid missing.
2006.517.1: Rongeur, BoneRongeur, Bone, 20th Cent. Bone rongeur forceps with curved jaws. Spring handle mechanism missing.
993.538.1: Rongeur, BoneRongeur, Bone, 20th Cent. Bone rongeur forceps with slightly curved jaws. 'V.H.T.' and 'S.R.' stamped into surface.
2006.570.1: Rongeur, CranialRongeur, Cranial, 1941-1990 'Devilbiss' skull cutter with spring, serrated grip handles and a short bite blade. 'DEVILBISS' stamped into surface.
998.1.28: Safety ValveSafety Valve, 1941-1980 Long narrow tube with two valve attachments and stopcock control on horizontal attachment at top. Large rubber stopper on tube connected to horizontal top piece by rubber tube. For use with Chloroform/Oxygen or Chloroform/Oxygen/Ether systems. Safety valve and control stopcock for controlling levels of above gases.
993.1337.1: Sanborn MetabulatorSanborn Metabulator, c. 1950 A Sanborn Metabulator, model 10, serial number 1845, volts 115, cycles 60, amps 0.5 with an inbuilt recording compartment with paper roll to print paper chart, a barometer and thermometer dial, a carbon dioxide absorption chamber filled with soda lime granules and an oxygen gas cylinder B.P. Oxygen. The metabulator is on casters making it easily portable, with a protective hood cover. A right-hand side door opens to reveal the oxygen tank and a storage area which contains a scoop tool, a jar holder and a lever tool. An engraved metal plaque attached to the metabulator reads MADE FOR S....
993.924.1: Sanborn MetabulatorSanborn Metabulator, c. 1960 A Sanborn metabulator, model 10, volts 115, cycles 60, amps 0.5. with an inbuilt recording compartment with paper roll to print paper chart; a barometer and thermometer dial; a carbon dioxide absorption chamber and an oxygen gas cylinder [B.P. Oxygen]. Serial number 8092. The metabulator is on wheels. A drawer facing towards the front contains a Sanborn metabulator scale set [used in-conjunction with a oxygen per min. & vital cap. scale]'; nose clamp; four rubber mouth pieces, two wrapped in gauze; spanner/handle; two foam cushions; note book with patient details. Also an instruction...
993.252.1: Saw, AmputationSaw, Amputation, 1900-1945 Amputation saw with metal handle, wide blade [9inch] and hinged back to aid blade removal. The handle is shaped for comfortable use and improved grip. 'DOWNBROSLONDON' stamped into handle.
993.253.1: Saw, AmputationSaw, Amputation, 1826-1837 Amputation bone saw with pressed-horn handle embossed with the Royal Arms [crown surrounded by the monarch's emblems of the lion and unicorn] and 'Razor Makers to His Majesty' on one side and 'J. WEISS LONDON No. 62 STRAND' on other. Fine tooth with deep slit serrations to prevent bone and tissue clogging the blade.
993.871.1: Saw, BoneSaw, Bone, 20th Cent. Metacarpal bone saw with loop handle, 8 inch long serrated blade.
2006.277.1: Saw, BoneSaw, Bone, 20th Cent. Metacarpal bone saw with loop handle, 20.50 cm long serrated blade and hinged back to aid blade removal. Manufacturer's name 'KNY-SCHEERER GERMANY', trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown] and 'P.W.P. O.R.' stamped into surface.
993.872.1: Saw, FingerSaw, Finger, 20th Cent. Finger saw, solid forged, coarse toothed serrated edged blade 6cm long.
2006.276.1: Saw, PlasterSaw, Plaster, 1941-1990 Plaster saw with loop handle. or The saw was used to cut open the skull and access the brain. It was invented by Sir Victor Horsley (1857-1916), an English surgeon and physiologist who pioneered the discipline of neurosurgery in the late 1800s.
2005.17.1: Scales, babyScales, baby, 1931-1980 Baby scales consisting of a painted wooden base, steel frame and wicker basket and two 1½ lb weights. The basket is attached to the frame with two screws. Weighting maximum is 10lbs 16 oz.
993.7.1: ScarificatorScarificator, 1842-1857 Lacquered octagonal 8 blade scarificator. The lever handle on the top is used to release the spring-loaded blades. The screw mechanism in the center top adjusts the cutting depth and the side button is a locking device. The makers mark 'BIGG' is engraved on one side and 'LONDON' on the opposite side. The two top screws are missing.