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Pocket Case

Pocket Case

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Object Name
Kit, Dissecting
pocket case
surgical set
date made
1845-1854
maker
C. C. Reinhardt & Co.
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Measurements
overall: 3.8 cm x 17.7 cm x 7.3 cm; 1 1/2 in x 6 15/16 in x 2 7/8 in
overall:.7 cm; 1/4 in
overall as stored: 1 1/4 in x 14 1/4 in x 3 3/4 in; 3.175 cm x 36.195 cm x 9.525 cm
case: 1 1/8 in x 7 in x 2 7/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 17.78 cm x 7.3025 cm
ID Number
MG.M-06759
catalog number
M-06759
accession number
202335
Credit Line
Gift of Mary K. Curtin
subject
Surgery
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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