Category: General Surgery
Estimated Date: 1865
Name: Medical Instrument Case
Manufacturer: S. Maw and Son

Description: Contains silver tongue depresor hallmarked SC and Co. with a crown, siver catheter, blunt probe, grooved aneurysm needle, grooved scop, silver tenaculum and bone handled lancet. These are displayed in a hand made frame that was given to me by a friend. Case also contains hook, lancet, curved probes, blunt probe. Originally ontained in a 6×3” red leather case marked Maw. These pocket cases were a basic part of the physicians armamentarium in the nineteenth century.

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Medical Instrument Case
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Paquelin, Thermocautery set
Pocket Surgical Set