Surgical Set

Surgical Set

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Description
Surgical set with an inscription on the lid that reads “SENIOR DIVISION/ 2ND PRIZE IN SURGERY/ Dr. P. Heron Watson F.R.C.S.C. / TO / W. Stevenson / SESSION 1878-79 / YOUNG / EDINBURGH.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Case
case
surgical set
pocket case
Other Terms
Case; Surgical Set
date made
ca. 1878
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
textile, velvet (overall material)
metal, nickel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
black (overall color)
purple (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 3.6 cm x 19.7 cm x 5.4 cm; 1 7/16 in x 7 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 7 5/8 in x 2 in; 3.4925 cm x 19.3675 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1991.0707.01.01
catalog number
1991.0707.01.01
accession number
1991.0707
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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