Stem pessary, Europe, c. 1920

Made:
1915-1925 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Glass intra-uterine device, straight stem pessary, c. 1920, Europe

This particular straight stem pessary (illustrated in the top row on the far right) is made out of glass. Stem pessaries are intra-uterine devices.

Details

Category:
Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Contraception
Object Number:
A626858
Materials:
complete and glass
type:
intra-uterine device
credit:
Marie Stopes Memorial Foundation