993.252.1: Saw, Amputation, 1900-1945

Additional Images

993.252.1: Saw, Amputation.
Image No. 1594 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Amputation saw with metal handle, wide blade [9inch] and hinged back to aid blade removal. The handle is shaped for comfortable use and improved grip. 'DOWNBROSLONDON' stamped into handle.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.252.1
Collection: Orthopaedics
Date: 1900-1945

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 33.7 cm
  • Width: 8.5 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • chrome plate,
  • metal,
  • plating,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Down Bros.
  • Owner: Mr Charles Anders