Abscess lancet

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Abscess lancet, steel with horn covers, likely to be English, 1780-1860

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
A610702
Materials:
horn, incomplete and steel (metal)
Measurements:
overall (folded): 8 mm x 15 mm x 87 mm,
type:
abscess lancet
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • surgical equipment
  • surgical instrument
  • surgical knife