SOLD! Vintage Red Cross Illustrated First Aid Bandage

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Rare Vintage Red Cross Illustrated Triangular First Aid Bandage 

Early 20th Century

This bandage was originally created by a German Surgeon, Johannes Friedrich August Von Esmarch (1823-1908) who introduced his graphic work on linen to give medical knowledge on battlefield.

Later Red Cross and other Medical institutions issued these bandages as part of their first aid training, in post first world war period. 

Has age related staining

and some fraying as it can be seen in the photos

It is approximately 148 cm (58.3") long by 99 cm (39") 

internal ref: WCC3804

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All our items are Vintage, Antiques or previously used, unless stated otherwise. So some wear marks are to be expected. We always try to describe our items accurately and will always point out any wear or usage marks

Photos: We don't use stock photos, all photos provided are from the item you are purchasing. Sometimes the photo studio lights reflect on the object, this is not damage.

We use photos as an additional condition report, so please study them carefully before buying. Old things are rarely perfect and have been used and pre loved.

Packaging: All items are professionally packaged, to prevent damage in transit.

United Kingdom: For small parcels weighting less than 2 kilos we use Royal Mail. For larger parcels we use DPD Local or Parcel Force, depending on the measurements. Occasionally we might use Hermes. We will never use Hermes for Fragile Parcels.

All measurements are approximate.

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