Pair of old tripods for checking the correct lengt

Made:
c. 1930

Pair of old tripods for checking the correct length of walking sticks (or crutches). The patient walks with temporary sticks firmly clamped between the jaws of the platforms and their length may then be adjusted. The pair then issued will be cut to the correct length. Origin unknown c.1930.

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
1999-474
type:
tripod
credit:
Richmond Twickenham and Roehampton Healthcare NHS Trust

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