Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A wooden vaccinator in two parts. The main instrument consists of a wooden handle and a sharp piece of metal inserted into the center of an ivory surface.

Title: Ivory and wood box vaccinator


Date: 1701–1800

Source: Science Museum Group Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

Location(s): London, England

Art Hx