Bloodletting Knife


Thumbnail of Bloodletting Knife (1973.24.0005A)

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Bloodletting Knife   (1973.24.0005A)
  1. Science & Technology T&E
  2. :
  3. Medical & Psychological T&E
  4. :
  5. Medical Instruments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 18th – 19th century
Culture German

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 5.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 2.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.4 cm
Weight 24 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal
Manufacturing Processes Cast, Forging, Sawing
Munsell Color Information Grayish Yellow (5Y 7/4)-Main body Light Gray (5Y 8.5/.5) -Metal blade Dark Brown (5YR 2/4) -Corrosion

Research Remarks

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Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication N/A
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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