Carton of green silkworm gut ligature

Made:
1901-1930

Carton of 100 strands of green silkworm gut ligature, supplied by R. Whitelaw (Abdn.) Ltd., Scotland, probably early 20th century

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
A616704
Materials:
carton, paper and ligature, silkworm gut
Measurements:
overall (ligature): 9.6 mm 80.2 mm,
overall (carton): 24.1 mm 75.8 mm,
type:
sutures