993.736.1: Dilators, Uterine, Set, 20th Cent.

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993.736.1: Dilators, Uterine, Set.
Image No. 3801 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

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.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.736.1
Collection: Gynaecology/Obstetrics/Contraception
Date: 20th Cent.

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 26.9 cm
  • Height: 3 cm
  • Width: 10 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Case
  • b) Dilator, 19/20mm
  • c) Dilator, 17/18mm
  • d) Dilator, 15/16mm
  • e) Dilator, 13/14mm
  • f) Dilator, 11/12mm
  • g) Dilator, 9/10mm
  • h) Wire

Object Materials

  • gold print,
  • leather,
  • leatherette,
  • metal,
  • plating,
  • steel,
  • textile,
  • wood

Acquisition Detail