Miscellaneous obstetric and gynecological instruments Public Deposited

ca. 1920's

A collection of miscellaneous obstetric and gynecological instruments donated by John C. Brougher, M.D., in February 1976. The instruments are generally in good condition. The collection includes: 1) four gynecologic dressing forceps, 2) chromed obstetric hook, manufactured by Leiter, 3) two vaginal specula, 4) uterine packer, manufactured by Kny-Scheerer, 5) cervical knife, manufactured by Bard-Parker, 6) uterine irrigating curette, 7) straight uterine vulsellum, 8) angled uterine vulsellum, 9) placenta forceps, manufactured by Betz, 10) suction pump from a breast pump, manufactured by Becton, Dickinson, 11) concave vaginal retractor with handle and hook on one side, and 12) vaginal retractor with spatula blade.

Medical Museum Collection, Box 56

One of two digital photographs (with 77-206_57_14a.jpg) of a collection of miscellaneous obstetric and gynecological instruments, arranged on a gray counter. An unrolled tape measure is shown in the foreground for size comparison.

Last modified
  • 12/06/2018
  • doi:10.6083/M4M9071V
Publication Date
  • 1920
Document type
  • B.-D., Company, K.-S., B.-P., Company, F. S. B., & Leiter, J. "Miscellaneous obstetric and gynecological instruments" (1920). OHSU Digital Collections. https://doi.org/10.6083/M4M9071V
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