Smellie-type obstetrical forceps

Made:
1740-1760 in England

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Forceps, obstetrical, Smellie, steel, wood and leather, circa 1750

Details

Category:
Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Contraception
Object Number:
A500207
Materials:
complete, leather, steel and wood
Measurements:
overall (open): 37 x 280 x 60 mm
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type:
obstetrical forceps
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust