Blake's uterine curette

Description:

Blake’s uterine curette is named for John G. Blake (1837-1918), an immigrant from Ireland, graduate of the Harvard Medical School, and physician/obstetrician in Boston.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Women's Health

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Credit Line: Donated by St. Louis Medical Society through Harry O. Cole & Gordon R. Garrett

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1977.0808.115Accession Number: 1977.0808Catalog Number: 1977.0808.115

Object Name: curettecurette, uterine, double-endedOther Terms: Surgery

Measurements: overall: 5/8 in x 10 5/8 in x 5/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 26.9875 cm x 1.5875 cmoverall: 10 1/2 in x 11/16 in x 5/8 in; 26.67 cm x 1.74625 cm x 1.5875 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-7dc4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_726629

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