Medical chest

Medical chest and accessories belonging to Dr Ben Morehouse, who practiced in Canterbury in the early twentieth century. Contents of the chest:

- 5 x Tongue Depressors
- 1 box (wood), containing 7 scalpels and saws
- 1 x box Leukoplast Plasters
- 1 x box containing hypodermic kit (1 syringe, needle, attachment, 3 x vials of dometic tablets)
-5 x razor blades
1 x forceps
1 x glass vial
1 x cotton wool swabs
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Medical chest
265 x 325 250mm
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Gift of Betty Seddon
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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