2011.35.1: Trocar, Exploring, 1950-1998

Additional Images

2011.35.1: Trocar, Exploring.
Image No. 3129 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Pocket exploring trocar, nested, with cannula in screw metal case. One part of the case acts as the handle when the trocar is screwed in place. Trocar screwed into handle dimensions given.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 2011.35.1
Collection: Surgery, General
Date: 1950-1998

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 14.5 cm
  • Diameter: 0.8 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Case [two piece]
  • b) Trocar
  • c) Cannula

Object Materials

  • metal,
  • plating,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Dr. Edwin Stockdale