993.255.1: Needle, Aneurysm, 1881-1920

Additional Images

993.255.1: Needle, Aneurysm.
Image No. 3017 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Aneurysm needle with a cross-hatch ebony grip handle, in two sections which screw together. Blunt point, semi-circular curve to right.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.255.1
Collection: Surgery, General
Date: 1881-1920

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 22.6 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Handle
  • b) Needle

Object Materials

  • ebony,
  • plating,
  • steel

Acquisition Detail

  • Owner: Mr Charles Anders