993.978.1: Chisel & Gouge Set

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993.978.1: Chisel & Gouge Set.
Image No. 1610 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Case containing a set of 2 solid forged gouges [½ and ⅜ inch diameter blade] and 2 soild forged chisels [½ and ⅜ inch diameter blade]. Chisels & Gouges is printed in gold lettering on the lid.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.978.1
Collection: Orthopaedics

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 15 cm
  • Height: 2.4 cm
  • Width: 6.3 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Lined hinged case with catch lock
  • b) Gouge with ⅜ inch diameter blade
  • c) Gouge with ½ inch diameter blade
  • d) Chisel with ½ inch diameter blade
  • e) Chisels with ⅜ inch diameter blade

Object Materials

  • copper alloy,
  • leather,
  • plating,
  • steel,
  • wood

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