Box of cyanide gauze; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR2005.184

Name/Title

Box of cyanide gauze

About this object

Plaited cyanide gauze sealed in a box with a wrapper on it. Contains one yard.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Medical equipment manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

England

Medium and Materials

Paper, cardboard

Inscription and Marks

Front - PLAITED CYANIDE GAUZE
Specially prepared for Dressings
Manufactured in England
Back - This quality of gauze may be had PLAIN or in any of the following medications: BORIC, ALEMBROTH, CYANIDE,CARBOLIC, SUBLIMATE, IODOFORM, SALICYCLIC, PICRIC
Sides - 1 YARD

Measurements

H 85mm x L 80mm x W 38mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Health & medical equipment

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Dressings

Object number

CR2005.184

Copyright Licence  

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