Proctology: Objects 1 - 15 of 33

2006.663.1: Clamp, HaemorrhoidClamp, Haemorrhoid, 1941-1950 SMITH's type haemorrhoid clamp with ivory faced blades, scissor handles and set screw.
993.800.1: Clamp, PileClamp, Pile, 1901-1930 MATHIEU's angular haemorrhoid clamp with ivory faced serrated blades, disjointing, single spring and set screw. Manufacturer’s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] and suppliers name 'THE J.F. HARTZ Co.' stamped into the surface. Incomplete small ivory fragment missing.
2006.110.1: Clamp, PileClamp, Pile, 1945-1980 COOK's haemorrhoid clamp; disjointing handles with grip grooves, single spring and bar ratchet.
2006.676.1: Clamp, PilesClamp, Piles, 1941-1990 JARVIS's pile clamp, slightly curved serrated angiotribe jaws, screw lock joint, ring handles and ratchet lock. Jaws 6cm length.
993.895.1: Dilator, RectalDilator, Rectal, 1930-1970 YOUNG rectal dilator with central drain. Boilable, unbreakable, clear plastic. 1¼ inch diameter size.
993.896.1: Dilator, RectalDilator, Rectal, 1930-1970 YOUNG rectal dilator with central drain. Boilable, unbreakable, clear plastic. 1 inch diameter size.
2011.1.1: Dilators, RectalDilators, Rectal, 1915-1945 Boxed set containing 2 graduated sizes of rectal dilators size 1 and 3 [originally a set of 4]. Label on inner lid reads 'This Box Contains a Set of Four Dilators-Price $3.75 Per Set in the U.S.-Sold Only in Sets. DR. YOUNG'S IMPROVED RECTAL DILATORS, DIRECTIONS: To be used only by or on the prescription of a physician. NOTICE TO DEALER: Dr. Young's Rectal Dilators may be sold only on prescription. WARNING: Avoid using in case of bleeding since this may indicate a serious condition. Avoid use of excessive force in the introduction of the instrument. Manufactured Expressly for, and...
995.4.73: Iluminated Speculum, RectalIluminated Speculum, Rectal, 1911-1950 Dilating rectal speculum with set screw and built in lamp attachment [bulb missing]. No connecting cables.
993.1383.1: Inflating BulbsInflating Bulbs, 20th Cent. Two inflating black rubber bulbs to be used with sigmoidoscopes and proctoscopes. The bulbs have green cord mesh covering the flatter bulb parts. One of the inflating bulbs has an adapter connected to the end of the rubber tubing. Held in a green cardboard box [not originally associated with objects] which once held a No.308 Sigmoidoscope from Welch- Allyn.
2006.669.1: Needle, HaemorrhoidNeedle, Haemorrhoid, 1941-1990 Haemorrhoid curved needle with metal handle.
993.753.1: Pipe, RectalPipe, Rectal, 20th Cent. Straight rectal pipe, adult, with three small circular holes around and one at the probe end.
993.752.1: Pipe, RectalPipe, Rectal, 20th Cent. Straight rectal pipe, adult, with four small circular holes around the probe end.
993.758.1: Pipe, RectalPipe, Rectal, 20th Cent. Straight rectal pipe, infant, with one circular hole at the probe end.
993.751.1: Pipe, RectalPipe, Rectal, 20th Cent. Straight rectal pipe, adult, with three small circular holes around the probe end.
995.4.125: Pipe, RectalPipe, Rectal, 1911-1960 Straight rectal pipe, infant, with one circular hole at the probe end.