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Object Name Kit, Surgical
Description Wood case with internal brass hinges, lock plate, and a name plate on the lid. Inside is lined with red velvet. The interior lid has two brass tabs that hold instruments in place. The lower part of the case has three ivory handled scalpels, an ivory handled pick and a metal handled scalpel, a three strand chain with hooks, a large knife handle, and a piece of leather with three needles wrapped in it. The upper portion of the container contains a metal chisel, a small pair of scissors, a long pair of scissors and a metal hollow and tapered tube.
Catalog Number 1997.1.23
Date c1880
Collection HSL- Library