Item Details

Amputation Set

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Metal; Ebony (Wood)
Summary
Set includes medium amputating catling, large amputating catling, amputating knife, metacarpal saw, amputating scalpel, and Hey's skull saw. Largest instrument measures 1.5 x 36.2 x 2 cm.
Date Created
1880; circa 1880
Description
1.5 x 36.2 x 2 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Donated by D.F. Weaver
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00615
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