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Suturing kit used in St. Paul
Rectangular dark brown leather suturing kit (in fragments) with snap flap closure, owned by Ida Gardner and her husband, William J. Gardner, Sr., or their parents, Saint Paul, Minnesota. Kit contains forceps, director, scalpel, tweezers, and an envelope of size 12/ 20 inch catgut sold by "Noyes Bros. & Cutler, St. Paul, Minn.", probably late nineteenth century.
Content Category: artifacts
5 1/2 inches length
2 1/2 inches width
3/4 inches depth
Owned/used by: Gardner, William J. Sr.
Owned/used by: Gardner, Ida Williams
Retailed by: Noyes Brothers & Cutler
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Medical equipment industry--Minnesota--Saint Paul
African Americans--Medicine--Minnesota--Saint Paul
Medicine. Medical Equipment & Supplies. Surgical Equipment & Supplies
Use: 1875 - Approximately 1900
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
19126.96.36.199-5 (Accession Number)