993.692.1: Curette, Uterine, 20th Cent.

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993.692.1: Curette, Uterine.
Image No. 3855 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

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.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.692.1
Collection: Gynaecology/Obstetrics/Contraception
Date: 20th Cent.

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 35 cm
  • Width: 2.2 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • chrome plate,
  • metal,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Jetter & Scheerer
  • Supplier: Kny-Scheerer Corporation
  • History of Use: Used for flushing the endometrium after labour.