Denman-type obstetric forceps

Maker
Maw (estab. Circa 1850, closed Circa 1900)
Date
Circa 1830
Description
Denman's obstetric forceps with easily-detaching arms, and wood-clad handles, by Maw.
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Object detail

Date
Medium
metal, wood and surface finishes
Measurements
4.1 x 30.5 x 7.9 cm
Accession Number
MHM01694
Credit line
Previously University of Melbourne Collection, gift of Dr Richard Herbert Fetherston, 1939
Inscriptions
maker's mark ▫ stamped in: 'MAW/LONDON'
Object Type
Medical History Museum Category

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