Small waterproof packet of dressings and bandages for wounded during Boer War

Made:
1899-1902 in Cape Town
Small waterproof packet of dressings and bandages for wounded during Boer War (bandages)

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Small waterproof packet of dressings and bandages for wounded during Boer War, belonged to Sir Alexander Ogston K.C.V.O., who served in war, made in South Africa, 1900

Details

Category:
Surgery
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A78620
Materials:
cotton, gauze, wool and metal
type:
bandages
credit:
Ffiske