Fleams for bloodletting


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Bone fleam case, intricately carved with representation of the crucifixion and the Garden of Eden, containing four
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Two Steel fleams with triangular blades

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Science Museum: Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries

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Object Number:
A641043 Pt1
overall (largest fleam): 2 mm x 61 mm x 15 mm, 0.002 kg
overall (both): 0.002 kg
fleams and fleams and
Loan, Wellcome Trust

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