Set of tracheotomy instruments, 1871-1900.

Made:
1871-1900 in London and England
maker:
Down Brothers
Tracheotomy set, in leather case, by Down Bros

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Tracheotomy set, in leather case, by Down Bros
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Tracheotomy set, in leather case, by Down Bros. of London, late 19th century

Tracheotomy set, in leather case, by Down Bros. of London

Details

Category:
Surgery
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A612801
Materials:
case, leather, case, brass and case, velvet
type:
instruments and surgery

Parts

Forceps, steel

Forceps, steel

Forceps, steel, nickel-plated, by Down Bros. of London

Materials:
steel (nickel-plated)
Object Number:
A612801 Pt1
type:
forceps
2 suture needles

2 suture needles

2 suture needles, steel

Materials:
steel
Object Number:
A612801 Pt5
type:
suture needles
3 tracheotomy cannulae

3 tracheotomy cannulae

3 tracheotomy cannulae, silver and ivory, by Down of London

Materials:
silver and ivory
Object Number:
A612801 Pt6
type:
tracheotomy cannulae
3 tracheotomy cannulae

3 tracheotomy cannulae

3 tracheotomy cannulae, silver

Materials:
silver
Object Number:
A612801 Pt7
type:
tracheotomy cannulae
2 tracheotomy cannulae

2 tracheotomy cannulae

2 tracheotomy cannulae, silver, one by Ferguson of London, 1822-1869

Materials:
silver
Object Number:
A612801 Pt8
type:
tracheotomy cannulae
Tracheotomy hook

Tracheotomy hook

Tracheotomy hook, double, steel and ivory, by Down of London, late 19th century

Materials:
steel and ivory
Object Number:
A612801 Pt9
type:
tracheotomy hooks
Tracheotomy hook

Tracheotomy hook

Tracheotomy hook, single, steel and ivory, by Down of London, late 19th century

Materials:
steel and ivory
Object Number:
A612801 Pt10
type:
tracheotomy hooks
Tracheotomy hook

Tracheotomy hook

Tracheotomy hook, single, steel and ivory, by Down of London, late 19th century

Materials:
steel and ivory
Object Number:
A612801 Pt11
type:
tracheotomy hooks
Scalpel, steel and ivory

Scalpel, steel and ivory

Scalpel, steel and ivory, by Down of London, late 19th century

Materials:
steel and ivory
Object Number:
A612801 Pt12
type:
scalpels
Bryant's artery forceps

Bryant's artery forceps

Bryant's artery forceps, steel, by Hills of London, 2nd half of 19th century

Materials:
steel (plated)
Object Number:
A612801 Pt13
type:
artery forceps
Needle-holder, steel

Needle-holder, steel

Needle-holder, steel, by Savigny of London, c.1800

Materials:
steel
Object Number:
A612801 Pt14
type:
needle holders
Tracheotomy hook

Tracheotomy hook

Tracheotomy hook, single, steel and ebony, by Graham, British, c.1800

Materials:
steel and ebony
Object Number:
A612801 Pt15
type:
tracheotomy hooks
Suture needle

Suture needle

Suture needle, steel and ivory, by Lynch and Co., British, 19th century

Materials:
steel and ivory
Object Number:
A612801 Pt16
type:
suture needles
2 pairs of clamp forceps

2 pairs of clamp forceps

2 pairs of clamp forceps, steel, nickel-plated, by F. Walters, nickel-plated, by F. Wlaters, British, late 19th century

Materials:
steel (nickel-plated)
Object Number:
A612801 Pt18
type:
clamp forceps
Suture needle

Suture needle

Suture needle, steel

Materials:
steel
Object Number:
A612801 Pt19
type:
suture needles