Item Details

Phlebotome

Johnson and Johnson
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Metal
Summary
Multi-blade phlebotomy lancet, reproduction; accompanied by reproduction label: The Tools of Surgery, Reproduction of lancet used for bloodletting in the 18th-19th Century. This instrument, predominant in medical therapy, had multiple knives, of varied cutting depths, to control the quantity and rapidity of the withdrawal of blood; Johnson & Johnson, 1971.
Date Created
1971; circa 1971
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00433
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