Obstetrical Forceps

Description:

This form of narrow-bladed obstetrical forceps was associated with Isaac E. Taylor (1812-1889), an obstetrician affiliated with the Belleview Hospital Medical College in New York City.

Ref: Geo. Tiemann & Co., The American Armamentarium Chirugicum (New York, 1879), p. 197.

“Isaac E. Taylor, M.D.,” New York Times (Oct. 31, 1889), p. 5.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Women's Health

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Credit Line: from Edgar Haybeck, M.D., Obstetric & Gynecology, Centreal Medico-Surgical Clinic, West Allis WI

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.316358.19Catalog Number: 316358.19Accession Number: 316358

Object Name: Forceps, Obstetrical, Taylorobstetrical forcepsOther Terms: Forceps, Obstetrical, Taylor; Medicine

Measurements: overall: 3 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in x 17 1/8 in; 8.255 cm x 7.9375 cm x 43.4975 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-5707-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_734637

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