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Title White's obstetrical forceps
Description 1 pair obstetrical forceps; all steel long fenestrated blades have both cephalic and pelvic curves; shanks overlap with a crossover junction; shanks join and are held in place by a French lock with screw; handles open from lock to distal end; corrugated handles half circle curve up at base; marked: "Tiemann" at shank.
Notes Ca. 1926
Title taken from Tiemann Catalog 1879 p. 103 fig. 485
Dimensions H-6.5 W-7.5 L-42 cm
Dimension Details Fenestration 1 1/4"
Cephalic curve 2"
Pelvic curve 2 1/4"
Object ID 0043
Accession number 0043
Search Terms Forceps
delivery
Birth
obstetric
obstetrical
Obstetrics
Gynecology
Gynecologist
Birth
Child
Childbirth
Lexicon category Delivery
Lexicon sub-category Obstetrical forceps
Object Name Obstetrical forceps
Height (cm) 6.5
Length (cm) 42