Bandage roller

Title:
Bandage roller
Date: 
1861-1865
Medium: 
Wood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 14 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 36.8 x 16.5 cm )
Description: 
Dark wood frame with two wooden horizontal rods and carved four-inch measure on one side; two horizontal wooden rods piercing through the frame; metal pole with handle and metal clamp.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Winslow T. Williams
Object Number: 
1928.81
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, the bandage roller was made by Dr. G. E. Post and used during the Civil War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group