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Title

Hernia bistoury (Cooper's pattern, straight)

Description

A photograph of a hernia bistoury with a steel blade rivetted into a dark wooden handle. The third surgical scalpel in the Hernia Repair Instruments.

Date

c. Unknown

Identifier

2008/4/4/3

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

17.4cm in length.
Blade: 8.0cm in length, 0.4cm in width (excluding base).

Materials

Steel, wood

Hernia bistoury (Cooper's pattern, straight)

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

17.4cm in length.
Blade: 8.0cm in length, 0.4cm in width (excluding base).

Materials

Steel, wood

Files

Hernia bistoury (Cooper's pattern, straight)

Collection

Citation

“Hernia bistoury (Cooper's pattern, straight),” Heritage, accessed February 26, 2024, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/1982.