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Title Tucker-McLane Obstetrical Forceps
Description 1 pair of Tucker-McLane obstetrical forceps. Nonfenestrated stainless steel blades with cephalic and pelvic curves; shank is 9cm in length; shanks have overlapping junction and are joined together by an English lock; handle with finger grip at top, notches on sides, and bulbous base; manufactured and marked: "Schuemann-Jones Co." and "Sklar stainless steel". Both impressions are marked on shank; marked: "Germany" on backside of shank.
Notes Title taken from Modern Instrumental Delivery, O'Grady p.42 fig. 2.10
Dimensions H-6 W-7.5 L-39 cm
Dimension Details No Fenestration
Cephalic curve 3"
Pelvic curve 2 1/2"
Object ID 1985.012.003
Accession number 1985.012
Collection Obstetrical Forceps
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
Length (cm) 39