Cigar box, hinged lid, containing twenty-four oyst

Made:
1900-1914

Cigar box, hinged lid, containing twenty-four oyster shells, octroea edulis, similar to those used in trephination and card label with cutting from "The Medical Press" July 15, 1914, giving information on trephining by shells, English, 1914

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
A680626
Materials:
cotton wool, lining, metal, hinges, wood
type:
boxes, surgery (cranial), boxes, oyster shells, surgery (cranial), trephines
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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