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Title

War Office First Field Dressing

Description

Two first field dressings, c 1900-c 1905.

The instructions read as follows:

"Tear black thread in centre of long stitch. Apply first, Wool Pad; second, Gauze; third, Waterproof. Fasten lightly with Bandage and Pins. If two wounds, put Pad on one, Gauze on other, and divide Waterproof."

Creator

Cuxson, Gerrard & Co., Oldbury

Date

c. 1900s

Identifier

2003/102.1

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 11 cm

Materials

Cloth

War Office First Field Dressing

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 11 cm

Materials

Cloth

Files

2003.102.1_first field dressing 3.jpg
2003.102.1_first field dressing.jpg
2003.102.1_first field dressing 2.jpg

Collection

Citation

Cuxson, Gerrard & Co., Oldbury, “War Office First Field Dressing,” Heritage, accessed December 13, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/176.