Crumber

Date:
1870-1890

A silver-plated crumber (2 pieces) with a floral designed handle. The crumber is incised with floral design. Mark: V-L,VALENTINE SILVER CO.,QUAD-TRIPLE PLATE, 152

Description (physical):

6.5"w, 9"l, .75"d

Location:
845 N. Jefferson Avenue Port Allen, Louisiana 70767

Quinine Bottle

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0099
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park
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Knife

Date:
c. 1862
Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0074
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park
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Lancet

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0049
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park
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Saw

Surgeons amputated tens of thousands of limbs with saws like this and saved many lives. Modern amputations are very similar, though today doctors know to sterilize the instruments.

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0048
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park

Trephine

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0047
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park
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Medicine Bottle

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0046
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park
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Tenaculum

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0045
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park
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Lancet And Scarificator

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.0124.0044
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park
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Wrenches

Date:
1850s

Boiler tools used aboard U.S.S. Cairo including open-end wrenches and a box-end wrench.

Description (physical):

Metal. L 27.3, W 3.8, Th 1.8 cm; Metal. L 57.2, W 6.4 (handle), Th 3.2 cm; Metal. L 71.1, W (inside box) 6.7, Th ( handle) 2.9 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0066
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park