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Atraumatic taper needle, 1958-1965

Item Information

Title:
Atraumatic taper needle, 1958-1965
Description:
Atraumatic half-circle taper needle inside sealed clear plastic package. Silver needle is attached to coiled grey suture thread.
Creator:
Davis and Geck Division American Cyanamid Company
Date:
1958–1965
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
Medical Equipment
Location:
Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Collection (local):
M. Judah Folkman Collection
Warren Anatomical Museum (WAM 21318)
Series:
M. Judah Folkman Collection
Subjects:
Folkman, M. Judah
Surgery
Sutures
Traumatology
Extent:
1 Suture Needle
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all the materials in the collection. For use information, contact the Warren Anatomical Museum Curator at chm@hms.harvard.edu
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Notes:
This atraumatic taper needle was created by the Davis and Geck Division of the American Cyanamid Company between 1958 and 1965. It was separated from the M. Judah Folkman papers and transferred to the Warren Anatomical Museum in 2014.
Identifier:
WAM 21318