993.699.1: Depressor, Vaginal, 20th Cent.

Additional Images

993.699.1: Depressor, Vaginal.
Image No. 3848 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

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.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.699.1
Collection: Gynaecology/Obstetrics/Contraception
Date: 20th Cent.

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 34 cm
  • Width: 1.5 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • metal,
  • plating,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Jetter & Scheerer