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Seaton's Needles Surgical Instruments

Inventory Number: 47081
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Brief Description: Set of eight metal surgical instruments each of different sizes, held together with a thin piece of wire. One of the instruments is straight, the other seven are curved, all taper to a pointed end. Three of the instruments have a ridged section at the end they are held together. There is a piece of string with the instruments which may have been used to tie the instruments together.
Primary Inscriptions: "PEPYS" "578"
Provenance: Associated with Seaton
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Material(s): metal
string
Wire
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
150 98 17 mm

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