Item Details

Pocket Instrument Set

Powers & Anderson Surgical Instruments
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Metal; Leather; Ebony (Wood)
Summary
Set includes tenaculum, curved probe point bistoury, and scalpel, contained in a leather two-fold case. Label inside the case reads "Powers & Anderson Surg'l Inst's, &c, Richmond Virginia."
Date Created
1890; circa 1890
Description
2 x 17.5 x 7.5 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Donated by E.V. Copeland
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00241
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