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Amputation and General Surgery Set

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Medical Equipment; Metal; Wood (Plant Material); Cloth
Summary
Contained in wooden case. Top label reads: "U.S.A. Medical Department". Missing numerous pieces; set includes: Hey's saw, saw handles, trephine handle, and trocar with curved cannula.
Date Created
1880; circa 1880
Description
8.7 x 41.5 x 16.3 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00950