Medical Skull Breaker Cranioclast Forceps

Item ID: 2551 | Category: Medical

Gruesome Obstetrical Instrument known as the Cranioclast. The name Cranioclast is from the Greek word Kranion Klastes or Skull Breaker and is an instrument that was once used to crush & extract fetal parts in arrested labour. A rare and macabre vintage medical instrument. Measure 37cms long. (Torso shown for scale)

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