993.1157.1: Forceps, Suture

Additional Images

993.1157.1: Forceps, Suture. Michel combined applying and removing forceps for suture clips
Image No. 2692 Michel combined applying and removing forceps for suture clips; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Michel combined applying and removing forceps for suture clips. Instrument ends with serrated cutting edge blade at one end and 4 x 5 teeth at other. 'SKLARCHROMEU.S.A.' stamped into handle.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.1157.1
Collection: Surgery, General

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 12.6 cm
  • Width: 3.5 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • chrome plate,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Sklar Manufacturing Co., Inc.
  • Owner: Dr. N.M. Arnott