Item Details

Surgical Tools Set

F.G Otto & Sons Surgical Instruments
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Wood (Plant Material); Metal; Cloth
Summary
Contained in wooden case; interior is stamped with manufacturer: "F.G Otto & Sons Surgical Instruments Trusses & C.; 64 Chatham Street New York." Set includes 1 saw, 4 knives of varying sizes, 3 picks, tourniquet, trephine, key to case, and a note, "To Dr. Daniel 7-9-47, compliments and best wishes--your grateful patient Dr. M F. Woodward, retired from U.S Gov. Ser? 1940."
Date Created
circa 1880 - 1899
Description
8 x 34 x 10 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00915
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