Surgical Set


The “DR. J. D. INGLEHART / BALTIMORE” inscription on this small leather surgical case probably refers to James David Inglehart (b. 1850), a physician in Baltimore.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Surgery


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Credit Line: Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.302606.194Accession Number: 302606Catalog Number: 302606.194

Object Name: Pocket Casepocket casesurgical setOther Terms: Pocket Case; Surgical Set; General Surgery

Physical Description: leather (overall material)metal, steel (overall material)metal, silver (overall material)metal, brass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6 cm x 12.7 cm x 3 cm; 2 3/8 in x 5 in x 1 3/16 inoverall: 1 in x 5 1/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 13.0175 cm x 6.35 cm


Record Id: nmah_1057176

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