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Trephining kit 1825-1835

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Title:
6 image(s)

Creator:
Rose & Sellers

Description:
Two trephines with single handle; trephining brush; two Hey's skull saws without handle; two circular saws with single handle; trepanning scalpel stamped "ROSE & SELLERS". Also contains three very fine instruments, perhaps tenotomes. All handles are bone; blades steel; shafts of trephines are brass. Flat bone surfaces knurled. Wooden case with brass-capped corners. Lined with green velvet and dark blue satin. Flap in lid.

Notes:
Description provided by Alistair Marcus Kwan, Ph.D.

Subjects:

Institution:
Yale University. School of Medicine

Resource type:
Artifact

Dimensions:
19.5 x 9.5 x 4.5 inches

Original format:
image/jpeg

Language:
eng

Collection:
Medical Instrument Collection

Rights:
Yale University

Repository:
Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library. Historical Library

Publisher:
Rose & Sellers

Identifier:
bk0058_01.dc