This type of pharyngeal forceps was associated with Jacob da Silva Solis-Cohen (1838-1927), a prominent American laryngologist.

Ref: J. Solis Cohen, Diseases of the Throat (New York, 1884), p. 262.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Eleanor P. Custis

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-07888Catalog Number: M-07888Accession Number: 223292

Object Name: forcepssurgical instrument

Measurements: overall: 1/4 in x 8 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in; .635 cm x 20.6375 cm x 6.0325 cm


Record Id: nmah_1438702

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