Thumb lancet

Thumb lancet

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Object Name
Lancet
lancet
bloodletting
gum
Other Terms
Lancet; Blooodletting Instruments; Gum
Physical Description
metal, steel (overall material)
tortoise shell (overall material)
Measurements
folded: 1 cm x 8 cm x.5 cm; 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 3/16 in
overall: 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in x 3/8 in;.635 cm x 7.9375 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
MG.M-09054
accession number
218383
catalog number
M-09054
accession number
218383
Credit Line
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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