999.3.44: Mouth Gag, Doyen-Jansen, 1936-1955

Additional Images

999.3.44: Mouth Gag, Doyen-Jansen.
Image No. 3623 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

DOYEN-JANSEN's mouth gag, Loktite ratchet lock with finger release and ring handles. 'REG.US.PAT.OFF' and 'LOKTITE' stamped into the ratchet bar.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 999.3.44
Collection: Otolaryngology
Date: 1936-1955

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 15.5 cm
  • Width: 13.8 cm
  • Depth: 2.5 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • nickel plate,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Dr. Brabizon J. Hallowes
  • History of Use: Used by Dr. Brabizon Hallowes [1885-1961] born in Australia he relocated to Vancouver in 1936 where he opened a general practice. In later life he moved to Saturna Island.