Sims vaginal speculum, 1860-1922, 1860-1922
Scope and Contents
"Given by / Dr. Wm. L. / Richardson / 12-13-33" handwritten on tag attached to object. "Sims Speculum" written on tag attached to object
Language of Materials
Object labels, inscriptions, etc. are primarily in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Warren Anatomical Museum objects are available for research access. Access is premised on the availability of space and staff to facilitate use. Contact Public Services for the Warren Anatomical Museum for more information.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Objects belonging to the late William L. Richardson were donated by the Boston Lying-In Hospital on December 13, 1933.
Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository
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