Marine contraceptive sponge and tampon, 1920-1960.

Marine contraceptive sponge and tampon, 1920-1960.
This item is illustrated on the far left and is a marine sponge, for use as vaginal pessary, and was used by a Dr. Henson, English. When this was acquired it was noted that Dr Henson �thinks it the best method�. The other objects in the image are, left to right: A626910 (vaginal douche); A606555 (medicated tampon); A626876 (animal gut condom).
 
Currently on display in:
The Science and Art of Medicine
Year made :
1920-1960
Inventory number :
A626884