Butcher-type amputation saw, London, England, 1850-1846
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Glossary: amputation saw
Saw used for amputation. These tend to be instruments from the past, and were in common usage from c. 1500-1940 in Europe.
Removal of part of, or a whole limb by surgery. Used to control pain or the spread of disease in the affected limb.