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Catalog Number N.III.007.001-.006
Object Name Catheter
Description Set of 4 silver catheters with clearing plunger in original case; probably purchased in England before returning to practice; c.1837; Dr. S. T. Gove, great-grandfather of donor. Fastened by 3 hooks and eyes closures.

.001) Case is black leather, with black fabric bottom. Measures 14" ong x 1.75" wide x 1" depth
.002) silver catheter 12" x 0.25" with 10 small holes
.003) silver catheter 12" x 0.25"
.004) silver catheter 12" x 0.188" with 6 holes
.005) silver catheter 12" x 0.125" with 2 holes
.006) plunger for catheter 13.5" x 1/32"
Credit line Donated by Dr. H. G. Oborne, 1979