Category: Bleeding and Cupping
Estimated Date: 1846
Name: Scarificator, Tiemann Patent
Manufacturer: G. Tiemann
Description: 8 bladed scarificator, 5.5” long with wooden handle, knob which is pulled from the handle to cock the device, lever over the 1 1/8” rectangular blade holder to release the blades. Labeled Patent August 20, 1846.
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