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Five copper intra-uterine devices (IUD),

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Five copper intra-uterine devices (IUD),
commonly known as coils, in own boxes --2¾in. (7cm.) long

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Lot Essay

Objects used as primitive IUDs have probably been placed in the uterus for thousands of years. By the 1930s a modern-day intra-uterine device (IUD) was in use in Germany, made of silkworm thread and silver rings.
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