Fleam and Lancet

Fleam and Lancet

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Description
The “J. & S. MAW / LONDON” inscription on the fleam is that of surgical instrument dealer, in business ca. 1828-1860.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
fleam, set
fleam, lancet, set
lancet, set
bloodletting
fleam and lancet
maker
J. and S. Maw
Measurements
fleam: 1/2 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.27 cm x 8.5725 cm x 2.8575 cm
lancet: 1/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1/2 in;.3175 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
1977.0789.18
catalog number
1977.0789.18
accession number
1977.0789
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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