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Elliots forceps

Elliots forceps

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Object Name
Forceps, Obstetrical, Elliott's
obstetrical forceps
Other Terms
Forceps, Obstetrical, Elliott's; Medicine
overall: 2 3/4 in x 2 13/16 in x 12 1/8 in; 6.985 cm x 7.14375 cm x 30.7975 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Eleanor P. Custis
Women's Health
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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