Matthews forceps

Matthews forceps

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Object Name
obstetrical forceps
Other Terms
Forceps; Delivery
associated dates
1975 05 23 / 1975 05 23
place made
United States: New York, New York City
associated place
United States: Wisconsin, West Allis
Physical Description
metal, steel (overall material)
wood, ebony (overall material)
cast (overall production method/technique)
overall: 8.3 cm x 7.5 cm x 41.6 cm; 3 1/4 in x 2 15/16 in x 16 3/8 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
from Edgar Haybeck, M.D., Obstetric & Gynecology, Centreal Medico-Surgical Clinic, West Allis WI
Women's Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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