Pair of obstetrical forceps

Made:
1751-1800 in England

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Forceps, obstetrical, wooden model, probably English, second half 18th century

Details

Category:
Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Contraception
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A615637
Measurements:
overall: 38 mm x 85 mm x 270 mm, .12 kg
type:
obstetrical forceps and obstetrics (instruments) models, obstetrical forceps and obstetrics (instruments)
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust