Amputation set, cased, by Weiss, English, c. 1840

Made:
1831-1850 in London
maker:
Weiss, John
Amputation set, cased, by Weiss, English, c. 1840

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Amputation set, cased, by Weiss, English, c. 1840
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Amputation set, cased, by Weiss, English, c. 1840

Details

Category:
Surgery
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A600587
Materials:
case, wood, case, brass and case, velvet, lined
type:
amputation sets
credit:
Paget, Stephen

Parts

Five amputation knives

Five amputation knives

Five amputation knives, different sizes

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600587 Pt1
type:
amputation knives
Amputation saw with wooden handle

Amputation saw with wooden handle

Amputation saw with wooden handle

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600587 Pt2
type:
amputation saws
Finger saw with wooden handle

Finger saw with wooden handle

Finger saw with wooden handle

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600587 Pt3
type:
amputation saws
Two scalpels withn wooden handles

Two scalpels withn wooden handles

Two scalpels withn wooden handles

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600587 Pt4
type:
scalpels
Straight bistoury with wooden handle

Straight bistoury with wooden handle

Straight bistoury with wooden handle

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600587 Pt5
type:
bistouries
Steel hook with wooden handle

Steel hook with wooden handle

Steel hook with wooden handle

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600587 Pt6
type:
hooks
Petit's screw tourniquet

Petit's screw tourniquet

Petit's screw tourniquet

Materials:
brass and cloth
Object Number:
A600587 Pt7
type:
tourniquets
Liston's artery forceps

Liston's artery forceps

Liston's artery forceps

Materials:
steel
Object Number:
A600587 Pt8
type:
artery forceps
Suture, silk

Suture, silk

Suture, silk

Materials:
silk and wood
Object Number:
A600587 Pt10
type:
sutures