1931_00_ma_stiftpessar

Stem pessary

"Out of the means with purely mechanical effect ... those ... stemmed uterine caps from rigid material are to be considered as particularly dangerous, as in their style to protrude into the womb and cause disorders and inflammation."

A. Grotjahn: Das Gesundheitsbuch der Frau – Woman´s Health Book 1927

 

Inventory number: 1931
Material: wood, cardboard, metal
Dimensions, in cm: 4,5 x 0,3 x 0,3
Date: before 2005
Condition: good
Donor: Hanns Pilgersdorfer