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Title

Thomas Wrench

Description

Thomas wrench, metal, c 1929.

This Thomas Wrench was an instrument used to treat the condition "Club Foot". Club foot is where one foot or both feet are rotated internally, making it difficult to walk if left untreated. The wrench would have been placed around the deformed foot and pulled to straighten out the deformity.

Creator

Down, London.

Date

c. 1929

Identifier

2002/5.1

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 32.6 cm

Materials

Metal

Thomas Wrench

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 32.6 cm

Materials

Metal

Files

2002.5.1_thomas wrench 5.jpg
2002.5.1_thomas wrench 11.jpg
2002.5.1_thomas wrench 8.jpg

Collection

Citation

Down, London. , “Thomas Wrench ,” Heritage, accessed December 12, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/53.