Gynaecology/Obstetrics/Contraception: Objects 16 - 30 of 58

993.692.1: Curette, UterineCurette, Uterine, 20th Cent. Flushing uterine curette, size 3 fenestrated spoon-like-scoop head, blunt. Trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] and name 'KNY-SCHEERER GERMANY' stamped into the shaft's surface.
993.699.1: Depressor, VaginalDepressor, Vaginal, 20th Cent. SKENE style vaginal depressor with small blunt circular head, angled upwards, size 1. Manufacturer’s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] stamped into the surface.
993.1242.1: Depressor, VaginalDepressor, Vaginal, 20th Cent. SKENE style vaginal depressor with blunt circular head, angled upwards.
993.1217.1: Diaphragm Fitting RingsDiaphragm Fitting Rings, 1911-1960 Seven diaphragm fitting rings, sizes 60-90 [Diameters: 60mm, 65mm, 70mm, 75mm, 80mm, 85mm, 90mm], stored in a hinged lidded "Deco style" black plastic box. 10 'Ortho Kit' product order sheets stored in lid, held in place by steel clip attached to hinge. 'ORTHO' in relief at foot of box.
993.1210.1: Diaphragm Fitting RingsDiaphragm Fitting Rings, 1910-1950 Nine diaphragm fitting rings, sizes 50-90mm, set in a "Deco style" Bakelite box. Gold lettering on lid 'MADE IN U.S.A. Ramses T.M. REG. U.S. & CAN. PAT. OFF. FITTING RINGS'.
993.1145.1: Dilator SetDilator Set, 1951-2000 Part of set of dilators for the cervix which fit inside one another, 3 sizes; no.4 [9-15mm], no.5 [12-18mm], no.6 [15-21mm]. Hollow plated copper alloy tubes with up curved point, other end flared tang and blunt.
993.1322.1: Dilator, UterineDilator, Uterine, 1900-1914 GOODELL uterine dilator with gauge [opening max 1½"] and set screw, large size.
999.3.80: Dilator, UterineDilator, Uterine, 1901-1950 'DOLÉRIS' type flushing and dilating uterine instrument with a lever stopcock to turn the current of fluid off and on. Two flushing eyelets situated either side of both blades. The width of the blades is adjusted by a screw mechanism.
993.1162.1: Dilator, UterineDilator, Uterine, 1961-2000 GOODELL uterine dilator, graduated and threaded at ridged handles. Supplier 'THE J.F.HARTZCO.', 'U.S.A.' & '4' stamped into surface.
2011.6.1: Dilators, SetDilators, Set, 1961-1998 Set of 6 uterine dilators of solid metal construction, double ended, in lidded case. Sizes in American scale 9/10 to 19/20mm. 'Hank's Dilators' in gold print on case lid. Case dimensions given.
993.736.1: Dilators, Uterine, SetDilators, Uterine, Set, 20th Cent. HANK'S uterine dilator set consisting of a lined case and six double ended dilators, sizes in American scale 9 to 20mm. 'Set Hank's Dilators' printed on the case lid in gold lettering. Case dimensions given.
993.151.1: Douche, UterineDouche, Uterine, c. 1900 Catheter for douching the uterus, double channel.
993.716.1: Forceps, Champetier de Ribes\'Forceps, Champetier de Ribes\', 20th Cent. CHAMPETIER DE RIBES' forceps, for introducing a colpeurynter. Curved fenestrated jaws, disjointing arms and ring handles with long ratchet locking mechanism. Manufacturer’s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)], 'GERMANY' and 'C H' stamped into surface. '72' stamped into both arms.
2006.111.1: Forceps, ObstetricForceps, Obstetric, 1901-1950 PORTER-MATHEW\'s obstetric forceps with safety catch bar and wingnut fitted to handle. Supplier\'s name \'The J.F. Hartz Co.\', manufacturer\'s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] and \'NORMAL AT4\' stamped into handle. This type of forceps would have been used with an axis traction handle which is missing.
2005.19.3: Forceps, ObstetricalForceps, Obstetrical, 1921-1970 SIMPSON'S obstetrical forceps, size 5. 'MAW LONDON' and '5' stamped into surface.