Mechanical leech, London, England, 1850-1855

Made:
1850-1855 in London
maker:
William Kidston and Company
Mechanical leech, in leather case, c.1850. Black perspex background.

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Mechanical leech, in leather case, c.1850. Black perspex background.
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Mechanical leech, in leather case, c.1850

Mechanical leech, in case

Details

Category:
Therapeutics
Object Number:
A600122
Materials:
case, leather, covered, glass, instruments, metal and wood
type:
mechanical leech
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • medical instrument
  • lancets