Surgical Set

Description:

Surgical set with a label that reads “GEORGE TIEMANN & CO. / MANUFACTURERS / OF / SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS / 67 CHATHAM ST. N.Y.” This may have been used during the Civil War.

Date Made: ca. 1863-1871

Maker: George Tiemann & Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: Surgery

Subject:

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1980.0399.0075Catalog Number: 1980.0399.0075Accession Number: 1980.0399

Object Name: surgical setamputation set

Physical Description: wood; metal; velvet (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8.3 cm x 40.8 cm x 12.6 cm; 3 9/32 in x 16 1/16 in x 4 31/32 inoverall: 3 5/16 in x 16 in x 5 in; 8.4455 cm x 40.64 cm x 12.7 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-7246-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1405797

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