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Laboratory Bodkin Devised and Used by Lord Florey, c.1950

Inventory Number: 24109
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1970-37
Brief Description: A "small surgical 'aneurysm needle'. A hook with eye for passing a thread round larger blood vessels, loops of gut, etc." [as described in Lady Florey's notes on 'H.W. Florey's Instruments']. The instrument was known as 'Lord Florey's bodkin'.
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Provenance: Associated with Florey
Collection Group: Florey Collection

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