12-blade scarificator with a “Joseph Plunger / in Brűnn” inscription. Brűnn here is the German term for what is now the Czech city of Brno.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.320033.02Accession Number: 320033Catalog Number: 320033.02

Object Name: ScarificatorscarificatorbloodlettingOther Terms: Scarificator; Bloodletting Instruments

Physical Description: metal, brass (overall material)metal, steel (overall material)leather (overall material)paper (overall material)Measurements: average spatial: 4.8 cm x 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm; 1 7/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/8 inscarificator: 1 7/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 4.7625 cm x 4.1275 cm x 3.175 cmcase: 2 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 5.3975 cm x 4.7625 cm x 4.445 cm


Record Id: nmah_1153117

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