Medical Matters

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    Late Victorian male anti-masturbation device. Looks…uncomfortable  IMG_0088

    Late Victorian male anti-masturbation device. Looks…uncomfortable IMG_0088

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    Mr Borislav’s chemist shop?

    Obstetrics set

    Obstetrics set

    Condom made from sheep's intestine.

    Condom made from animal intestine.

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    Autopsy instruments (please excuse shadow)

    By Dody’s time surgeons were wearing gowns and sometimes even gloves when performing operations. To the right of the patient’s head you can see ‘Lister’s Steam Spray’ in use, making a mist of carbolic to disinfect the air around the patient. Dody uses a similar device during an operation at the end of Antidote to Murder.

    By Dody’s time surgeons were wearing gowns and sometimes even gloves when performing operations. To the right of the patient’s head you can see ‘Lister’s Steam Spray’ in use, making a mist of carbolic to disinfect the air around the patient. Dody uses a similar device during an operation at the end of Antidote to Murder.

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    The Kent family?

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