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Object Name Curette
Catalog Number 1990.17.53
Date 1920-1950
Material(s) Steel/Chrome
Dimensions H-10 W-0.5 inches
Description This is a suction curette. The piece has a hollow handle to attach the suction to and the piece is threaded at the handle so the shaft can be cleaned. There is a looped scraper at the end of the shaft. There are three marks on the side that may be a gague.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Laine, Joseph
Subjects African Americans
Surgical instruments
Medical equipment & supplies
Search Terms Louisville (Ky.)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS