Dr. L. L. Doane's Tonsillar Coagulation Set

Dr. L. L. Doane's Tonsillar Coagulation Set

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Description
A label on the box reads “No. 8390 / DR. L. L. DOANE’S / TONSILLAR COAGULATION SET / Patents Applied For / Manufactured By / MC INTOSH / ELECTRICAL CORPORATION / CHICAGO, U.S.A.” Leo Doane, a physician in Butler, Pa., received a patent on this device in 1933.
Ref: Leon Leo Doane, “Means for Effecting the Bloodless Removal of Diseased Tissue,” U.S. Patent 1,919,543 (July 25, 1933).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Set, Coagulation, Tonsillar
tonsillar coagulation set
surgical instrument set
Other Terms
Set, Coagulation, Tonsillar; Medicine
maker
McIntosh Battery & Optical Co.
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements
box: 2 in x 10 1/2 in x 7 5/8 in; 5.08 cm x 26.67 cm x 19.3675 cm
overall: 2 in x 10 1/2 in x 7 5/8 in; 5.08 cm x 26.67 cm x 19.3675 cm
ID Number
MG.M-10963
model number
8390
catalog number
M-10963
accession number
259201
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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