Ablaza-Morse "Atraumatic" Rib Approximator

Ablaza-Morse "Atraumatic" Rib Approximator

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Object Name
approximator, rib
surgical instrument
Other Terms
Approximator; Grasping and Fixating Instruments
associated dates
1983 10 / 1983 10
associated place
United States: Pennsylvania, Fort Washington
Physical Description
metal, stainless steel (overall material)
average spatial: 8 cm x 15.2 cm x 2.6 cm; 3 1/8 in x 6 in x 1 in
overall: 1 1/8 in x 6 in x 3 in; 2.8575 cm x 15.24 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Pilling Weck
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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