Surgical Set

Surgical Set

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Description
Surgical set with a label in the lid that reads “GEORGE TIEMANN & CO. / MANUFACTURERS / OF / SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS / 67 CHATHAM ST. N.Y.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Amputation Set
surgical set
amputation set
Other Terms
Amputation Set; Surgical Set; Amputation
date made
1872-1886
maker
George Tiemann and Company
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
wood, mahogany (overall material)
metal, steel (overall material)
wood, ebony (overall material)
cloth, velvet (overall material)
metal, nickel (overall material)
metal, silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 5/8 in x 14 3/8 in x 6 5/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 36.5125 cm x 16.8275 cm
ID Number
1984.1044.03
catalog number
1984.1044.03
accession number
1984.1044
subject
Surgery
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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