Debakey Carbide Edge Scissors

Debakey Carbide Edge Scissors

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Object Name
Scissors
scissors
surgical instrument
Other Terms
Scissors; Cutting Instruments; Thoracic
Date made
1983
maker
Narco Scientific. Pilling Division
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Fort Washington
Physical Description
metal, stainless steel (overall material)
metal, tungsten carbide (overall material)
black (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 5 cm x.4 cm x 14.5 cm; 1 15/16 in x 3/16 in x 5 11/16 in
overall: 1/4 in x 5 5/8 in x 2 in;.635 cm x 14.2875 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1994.0365.30
catalog number
1994.0365.30
accession number
1994.0365
Credit Line
Gift of Pilling Weck
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