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Title Brickel's obstetrical forceps
Description Brickel's obstetrical forceps. Long, two piece scissor-shaped instrument has fenestrated proximal end, continental screw lock joins the two pieces at their center, handles have cross-hatched pattern on exterior, terminate with curved distal ends. Marked: "E.M. Hessler" at shank.
Notes Ca. 1827-1895
Title taken from Tiemann Catalog 1879 part III p. 107 fig. 2
Dimensions H-5.5 W-8 L-28 cm
Dimension Details Fenestration 1 3/4"
Cephalic curve: 2 1/8"
Pelvic curve: 3 1/2"
Object ID 0013
Accession number 0013
People Hale,
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) 5.5
Length (cm) 28