An inscription on the glass vial reads in part “Sterile Boilable / PLASTIC – Atraumatic Needle / Dermalon USP 00 / Blue Monofilament Nylon / In excess of 18 inches / . . .”

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: 1984.0853.18Accession Number: 1984.0853Catalog Number: 1984.0853.18

Object Name: SuturesOther Terms: Sutures; Surgery; Medicine

Physical Description: blue (?? color)glass (vial material)nylon (?? material)Measurements: sutures:;


Record Id: nmah_738067

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