All Objects In All Collections: Objects 511 - 525 of 645

993.651.1: Splint, WristSplint, Wrist, 20th Cent. CARR splint for left arm. Probably home-made.
993.650.1: Splint, WristSplint, Wrist, 20th Cent. CARR splint for left arm. Probably home-made.
993.1267.1: Sponge HolderSponge Holder, 1901-1950 Sponge holder, straight with flat handle and 3 prong tip with sliding safety catch.
993.39.1: Spring LancetSpring Lancet, 19th Cent. Weiss's Patent Phleme model spring lancet in case with an extra blade, for veterinary use. The wooden case is covered with burgundy coloured leather with a textiled covered base. The case is lined with velvet and there is a clip to hold the spare blade in place. The spring lancet has blued steel and brass trim and a cross hatch ebony grip handle with 'WEISS. LONDON.' in relief.
993.17.1: Spring LancetSpring Lancet, 1855-1900 Domed end oblique release spring lancet in brown leather/paper covered wooden case. The release lever is a short bar across the top. Stamped with manufacturer's name 'Tiemann & Co.' on the back panel and number '39' stamped on inner surface. The top of the case drops down to reveal a space for 4 blades which are missing. Label on inner lid is missing.
2006.213.1: Sputum VialSputum Vial, 1950-1991 A box containing an unused sputum sample vial to test for tuberculosis with an adhesive backed information label for the vial, Form L10. and a 'REQUISITION FORM L.69 FOR EXAMINATION FOR M. TUBERCULOSIS' Box dimensions given.
2006.386.1: Staining DishStaining Dish, 1941-1960 Rectangular staining dish for slides. The complete unit would consist of dish, dish cover/lid, removable glass tray with grooves to hold the slides and a detachable handle.
993.248.1: Standard ExoleverStandard Exolever, 1941-1970 A labeled lidded box containing a 'Standard Exolever DESIGNED BY George B. Winter' number 123. Box dimensions given.
995.2.15: Stapler, Skin, DisposableStapler, Skin, Disposable, 1984 Sterilized grey plastic disposable skin stapler 'containing 10 stainless steel arcuate staples (5.5mm x 4.2mm)' in yellow molded plastic container with paper sealed backing. Printed on backing is product info 'Precise® Ten-Shot™ Disposable Skin Stapler', 'Cat. No. DS-10R', contents and manufacturer's details. 'Aug 84 29 Sterilized Lot 84H10 AUT 640' printed on top front.
993.1168.1: Stem PessaryStem Pessary, c. 1930 Stem pessary. Contraception device. 'Wishbone' form - 2 prongs brought together for insertion into the cervix and then released to protrude inside the uterus. Intended to be removed, cleaned and replaced after each period. 'SKLAR GERMANY' & 'M' stamped into base.
995.4.40: StereoscopeStereoscope, c. 1900 Stereoscope [viewer for stereoscopic plates] with decorative pattern on view-finder fastened onto a wooden base bar. The plates are held in place by wire fastenings at either end of the cross bar which can slide up and down the base bar. A wooden handle is attached to the underside of the base bar and can be folded down. A circular embossed crest on the view-finder depicts two figures, one with wings, and the words 'EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE INTERNATIONALE 1900' around the parameter [The Exposition Universelle of 1900 was a world's fair held in Paris, France, to celebrate the achievements of...
995.4.66: Stereoscopic ImagesStereoscopic Images, c. 1910 Series of 132 coloured stereoscopic images, illustrating various skin diseases. Detailed text on disease, diagnosis and treatment on reverse of each card. Printed on front of each card is skin disease type and 'COPYRIGHT 1910 DR S. I. RAINFORTH N.Y.' [photographer]. Originally held in narrow red cloth covered box [one panel remains], label reads 'The STEREOSCOPIC SKIN CLINIC RAINFORTH NEW YORK MEDICAL ART PUBLISHING'. Designed for the use of practitioners and students of medicine. Card number 117 missing.
995.2.14: Steri-DrapeSteri-Drape, 1965-1994 Unused surgical towel drape packaged sterile in sealed opaque plastic sleeve. The drape is folded but opens out into an impermeable transparent 30cm x 45cm sized sheet backed with pressure-sensitive adhesive. Within the package is a product information and instruction sheet.
995.4.5: SterilizerSterilizer, 1920-1940 Small heating sterilizer with an electrical heating element in the base. Two aperture covers are situated on the lid and can be pivoted to one side by a pin handle to accommodate a test tube. A removable perforated tray hangs on hooks attached to the inside of the lid. On the underside, in relief, is 'AMERICAN SUNDRIES Co BROOKLYN. N.Y. PATENTS PENDING'. Incomplete, the electrical connecting lead and the rubber pads from all four legs are missing.
999.3.106: SterilizerSterilizer, 1936-1950 Small, rectangular, electrical sterilizer with a perforated inner tray which is elevated by lifting the hinged lid with a side lever. Attached to the side of the sterilizer is a 3-heat switch control dial, 'LOW MED HIGH' and an emptying drain valve. 'CASTLE' is stamped on the front panel within a diamond shape. Patent details are stamped into the base 'PAT. FEB. 6. 06' 'PAT. JULY 25. 16' and 'PAT. JULY 1. 19' and the following information '110 VOLT 9 AMP MADE IN U.S.A.' and 'B2889'.