M0008258: Midwifery forceps, Giffard's extractor

October 1941
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M0008258: Midwifery forceps, Giffard's extractor. In copyright. Source: Wellcome Collection.

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Also known as

Previous title, replaced September 2020: Forceps, midwifery, Giffard's extractor, engraving.


Photograph of a book illustration of a pair of midwifery forceps with the caption "Mr Giffard's Extractor", from an unknown publication. The photograph was acquired by the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum and acccessioned in 1936 (accession number PHO 8268)


October 1941

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

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