Aveling-type long midwifery forceps

Maker
James Hobson Avery (b.1828, d.1892)
Date
Late 19th Century-Early 20th Century
Description
These steel forceps have moulded ebony finger grips and are pelvic curved.

Object detail

Medium
steel, hard rubber
Measurements
35.3 x 7.9 x 8 cm
Accession Number
MHML00147
Credit line
On long term loan from the Barrie Thompson Collection
Object Type
Named Collection
Medical History Museum Category

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