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Speculum - Nasal, Elliots, circa 1930 Object Reg. No: SH 850147

Speculum - Nasal, Elliots, circa 1930. Used in the surgery of a psychiatric hospital in Victoria Australia
Nasal speculum consists of a thin strip of stain steel, bent to form 2 parallel arms. Each ending in half of a cone shape.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 8.00 cm (Height), 2.50 cm (Width), 2.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: hospitals, psychiatric hospitals, medical apparatus instruments, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Clinical
Tertiary Classification: equipment
Inscriptions: Engraved: ELLIOTS SYDNEY/2.
Manufacturer: Elliots, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Circa 1930
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, Circa 1930
References: card with exhibit.

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