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A-bomb Artifacts

ID Code 7205-0027
Artifact Name Glass fragment removed from a person’s body
Donor Shizue Miura
Receiving Date 2007/08/02
Size (W×H×D) (mm) 17×10×1
Distance from the Hypocenter(m) 2000
Number 1
Location Minami, Ujina areas
Description Shigeto Shinko, the donor's brother-in-law, was exposed at home and was showered with broken glass. He removed the small pieces, but this large fragment deeply pierced his chin. His wife Fujie was able to remove it by pulling on the small portion that was sticking out.


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