A pair of arthroscopic forceps (model 1.1633) with an upward-angled tip terminating in a basket tip. The handle has a matte gray finish. There is a band of blue tape on the finger ring of the outer fixed handle.
The inner handle of the forceps actuates the mechanism.
Accession Number: 2021.JAC.139
Alternative Name: Arthroscopic Forceps
Primary Materials: Stainless Steel
Printed on the moving portion of the Handle: 1.1633
Printed on the upper portion of the handle: “SHUTT – CONCEPT USA”
Printed on the opposite side: “SS ONLY”
Stamped or engraved on the opposite Side Embossed: “STAINLESS”
Stamped inside the handle: “EW 299”
Dimensions (cm): Height = 11 Width = .6, Length= 23
This artifact is in very good condition with very light signs of wear on the matte finish of the handle.
Concept Incorporated. Largo, Florida, USA.
Date of Manufacture: Late 20th c.
The Robert W. Jackson Arthroscopy Collection was acquired by the University of Toronto from Dr. Jackson’s family on November 12th, 2020.
This artifact was received in an unmarked, latched case that contained items 2021.JAC.137 through 2021.JAC.148.
Additional Information and References:
- Donated to UTSIC