2006.163.1: Hook, 20th Cent.

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2006.163.1: Hook.
Image No. 3875 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Sharp ended hook, minor surgical instrument. Manufacturer’s trademark [serpent entwined around a staff with crown (Rod of Asclepius)] stamped into the handle.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 2006.163.1
Collection: Surgery, General
Date: 20th Cent.

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 14.5 cm
  • Width: 1.5 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • stainless steel

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