Amputation Saws

Aitken (estab. 1820)
Two saws joined together by a piece of string with an attached note. One is a metacarpal saw with a wooden handle, the other is of a similar shape but smaller.
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wood, metal, paper
1.5 x 22 x 5 cm (part 1)
0.5 x 18 x 1.8 cm (part 2)
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Gift of AMA Victoria, 2011
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Named Collection
Medical History Museum Category


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