Corrigan's Button Cautery, Dublin, Ireland, 1846-1850

Made:
1845-1855 in Dublin
maker:
Read

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'Corrigans' Button', a steel cautery instrument with wooden handle described by Sir Dominic Corrigan, Dublin 1846, made by Read, c. 1850

'Corrigans' Button', a steel cautery instrument with wooden handle described by Sir Dominic Corrigan, (1802-1880) Dublin 1846, made by Read.

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
1980-767
Materials:
ebony, metal and steel (metal)
type:
cautery
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • medical instrument
credit:
Fenning, J.O.D.