Combined Trephination and Amputation Set, French, 19th Century

Made:
1771-1800 in Paris
Combined Trephination and Amputation Set, French, 19th Century (trephination sets; amputation sets) Combined Trephination and Amputation Set, French, 19th Century (trephination sets; amputation sets) Combined Trephination and Amputation Set, French, 19th Century (trephination sets; amputation sets)

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Combined amputation and trephination set, cased, by Perret, French, late 18th century

Details

Category:
Surgery
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A600583
Materials:
wood, steel, bristle, brass, textile, leather and incomplete
Measurements:
overall: 105 mm x 515 mm x 165 mm,
type:
trephination sets and amputation sets

Parts

Brace and bit cranial trephine with five bits

Brace and bit cranial trephine with five bits

Brace and bit cranial trephine with five bits

Materials:
wood and steel
Object Number:
A600583 Pt1
type:
cranial trephines
Double ended elevator

Double ended elevator

Double ended elevator

Materials:
steel
Object Number:
A600583 Pt3
type:
skull elevators
Double ended elevator

Double ended elevator

Double ended elevator

Materials:
steel
Object Number:
A600583 Pt4
type:
skull elevators
Screw for withdrawing bone

Screw for withdrawing bone

Screw for withdrawing bone

Materials:
steel
Object Number:
A600583 Pt5
type:
tire fonds
Two Petit's thimble scalpels

Two Petit's thimble scalpels

Two Petit's thimble scalpels, with wooden handles

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600583 Pt6
type:
thimble scalpels
Two rugines with wooden handles

Two rugines with wooden handles

Two rugines with wooden handles

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600583 Pt7
type:
rugines
Meningo phylax with wooden handle

Meningo phylax with wooden handle

Meningo phylax with wooden handle

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600583 Pt8
type:
meningo phylaxes
Lenticular with wooden handle

Lenticular with wooden handle

Lenticular with wooden handle

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600583 Pt9
type:
lenticulars
Amputation saw by Perret

Amputation saw by Perret

Amputation saw by Perret, French

Materials:
steel and wood
Object Number:
A600583 Pt10
type:
amputation saws
Blade for amputation saw

Blade for amputation saw

Blade for amputation saw

Materials:
steel
Object Number:
A600583 Pt11
type:
blades