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pessary

pessary

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Currently not on view
Object Name
Pessary
Physical Description
rubber, hard (overall material)
black (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 3 cm x 5.8 cm; 1 3/16 in x 2 5/16 in
overall: 3 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 in; 7.9375 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
MG.302606.134
accession number
302606
catalog number
302606.134
Credit Line
Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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