- The Sluder-Arrowsmith Tonsil Guillotine had a round opening as opposed to an oval ring. The form was designed by Greenfield Sluder (1865-1928), an ear, nose and throat physician in St Louis; modified by Hubert Arrowsmith (1865-1931), an ear, nose and throat physician in Brooklyn; and manufactured by V. Mueller & Co., of Chicago
- Ref: H. Arrowsmith, “Modification of the Sluder Tonsillotome,” The Laryngoscope 24 (1914): 700.
- “Hubert Arrowsmith, Physician, Succumbs,” New York Times (Aug. 10, 1931), p. 15.
- Currently not on view
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- date made
- about 1924
- Mueller, V.
- place made
- United States: Illinois, Chicago
- Physical Description
- metal (overall material)
- overall: 2.2 cm x 13 cm x 16 cm; 7/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 6 5/16 in
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- Credit Line
- Donated by St. Louis Medical Society through Harry O. Cole & Gordon R. Garrett
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- Medicine and Science: Medicine
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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