Equipment for the Insertion Tube method of acupunc

Made:
1980-1985 in Japan

Equipment for the Insertion Tube method of acupuncture, also known as Kanshino, consisting of a packet of ten fine-graded ion needles, with silver heads and gold shafts, two packets of all silver needles and a box containing a silver insertion tube, from the surgery of a British practitioner c.1996, handmade by Kinichi Aoki, Tokyo, Japanese, 1980-1985.

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
2002-484
Materials:
complete, metal, paper, plastic, rubber
Measurements:
needles (each): 7 mm x 90 mm x 35 mm,
needle container: 35 x 90 x 6 mm
box: 61 x 78 x 21 mm
type:
acupuncture needle
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Kelley, R.
status:
Permanent collection

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