Surgical Set

Surgical Set

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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.”
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Object Name
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)
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
catalog number
accession number
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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