993.1352.1: Dissecting Set

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993.1352.1: Dissecting Set.
Image No. 1578 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Wooden case covered with burgundy coloured leather with copper alloy swing hooks and catches, lined with burgundy coloured velvet, moulded internal compartments. Contains scalpel, 2 x dissecting teasing needles, 2 x glass rods. Incomplete.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.1352.1
Collection: Anatomy & Pathology

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 13 cm
  • Height: 1.5 cm
  • Width: 4.5 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Lined case with swing hooks and catches
  • b) Scalpel with dark wooden handle
  • c) Teasing needle with dark wooden handle
  • d) Teasing Needle with dark wooden handle
  • e) Glass rod
  • f) Glass rod

Object Materials

  • copper alloy,
  • glass,
  • leather,
  • metal,
  • plating,
  • steel,
  • velvet,
  • wood

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