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Surgical Bag

 Artifact — item: TC1985-019-011-0a
Identifier: 1985-19-11-a

Content Description

Latching portable surgical bag with included compartment for storage of a cold sterilizer. The bag has a wooden frame, wrapped entirely in black leather. The case has a latch-type opening on the top with a keyhole, and a single black leather handle which is attached on either side of the latch. Two ancillary steel latches can connect to further secure the lid on either side of the bag. The bottom of the bag contains an opening, secured by thumb-twist type latches, which holds a copper cold sterilizer.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • Creation: Between 1900 and 1940



0.619 Cubic Feet (Dimensions: 25cm x 42.5cm x 16.5cm)