993.1184.1: Snare Wires

Additional Images

993.1184.1: Snare Wires.
Image No. 573 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Envelope containing 11 staple shaped wires. Printed on envelope " 1 doz. #3722, CUT SNARE WIRES, gauge 6, F. Dittmar & Co., Inc. Phila..U.S.A." One wire missing.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.1184.1
Collection: Surgery, General

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 12.8 cm
  • Width: 4.6 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Envelope
  • b) Snare wire
  • c) Snare wire
  • d) Snare wire
  • e) Snare wire
  • f) Snare wire
  • g) Snare wire
  • h) Snare wire
  • i) Snare wire
  • j) Snare wire
  • k) Snare wire
  • l) Snare wire

Object Materials

  • paper,
  • printing ink,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Dittmar Inc.
  • Owner: Dr. N.M. Arnott