993.78.1: Trocar, 1880-1910

Additional Images

993.78.1: Trocar. Pocket exploring trocar with cannula in screw wooden case
Image No. 1240 Pocket exploring trocar with cannula in screw wooden case; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Pocket exploring trocar with cannula in screw wooden case.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.78.1
Collection: Surgery, General
Date: 1880-1910

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 13.2 cm
  • Diameter: 2.5 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Main body:handle, shaft and point
  • b) Cannula
  • c) Screw cap
  • d) Screw-on cover for shaft and point

Object Materials

  • plating,
  • silver,
  • steel,
  • wood,
  • ebony

Acquisition Detail