Inscriptions on the glass vial read in part “7-0 SURGICAL SILK U.S.P. / ETHICON / Boilable Black Braided, Type B.”

Purchasing Agent/Middleman: Borowick, G. N.

Location: Currently not on view

Location Of Prior Holder: United States: California, Long BeachUnited States: California

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: from The Harriman Jones Medical Clinic, Long Beach CA

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.0853.03Accession Number: 1984.0853Catalog Number: 1984.0853.03

Object Name: SuturesOther Terms: Sutures; Surgery; Medicine

Physical Description: black (overall color)glass (vial material)silk (overall material)braided (overall production method/technique)Measurements: sutures:;


Record Id: nmah_738052

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