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Object Name
Lancet
lancet
vaccinator
biological
date made
ca 1860s-1880s
Physical Description
tortoise shell (overall material)
metal, nickel(?) (overall material)
Measurements
average spatial: 6 cm x.8 cm x.2 cm; 2 3/8 in x 5/16 in x 1/16 in
overall: 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 3/8 in;.3175 cm x 6.0325 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
MG.302606.701
accession number
302606
catalog number
302606.701
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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