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HORN HANDLED FLEAM

HORN HANDLED FLEAM

Fleam has two fold-out blades that are in nice condition and show just a light bit of mottling. They fold down into a very nice horn handle. The horn surface is clean and bright with no cracks and has… (30-2053). Learn More »

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY JAR WITH LID

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY JAR WITH LID

Circa 18th/19th century German ceramic apothecary jar with the original lid. Jar with two handles, salt glazed with simple blue cobalt flower design painted on front. Back side is plain salt glazed… (734-37). Learn More »

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

Circa 18th/19th century German cobalt grey salt glazed apothecary pitcher. Single handle with spout. Flower design with painted spout. Measures 3 ½” x 3”.  In excellent condition. … (734-38). Learn More »

U.S. SANITARY COMMISSION —REPORT…ON THE SUBJECT OF AMPUTATIONS

U.S. SANITARY COMMISSION —REPORT…ON THE SUBJECT OF AMPUTATIONS

Published in Washington, December 1861. 8 pp., wraps. Lightly chipped along spine, while remaining solidly intact. Three small spots of unobtrusive cover soiling. Else VG. Fine medical piece, good… (804-565). Learn More »

$40.00
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MEDICAL AND SURGICAL RECORDS OF THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, IN SIX VOLUMES

MEDICAL AND SURGICAL RECORDS OF THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, IN SIX VOLUMES

Three medical volumes and three surgical, in parts 1, 2, and 3. Published by the Government Printing Office, Washington, DC, 1870-1888. General editor, U.S. Surgeon General, Joseph K. Barnes. Medical… (959-39). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

English Delft porcelain jar features gold gilt bands, the image of two palm trees with serpents, and a turtle. Label reads, “HOJAS DE AJENJOS”. This was for ajenjos leaves, also known as wormwood.… (909-80). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

English Delft porcelain jar features the image of a lion using a mortar and pestle. Cartouche label reads, “FARMACIA” EL AMPARO” / PUL: TAMARIND:”. This was used for tamarind, which has a long… (909-81). Learn More »

18TH CENTURY DELFT WET DRUG JAR

18TH CENTURY DELFT WET DRUG JAR

English Delft tin glazed pottery jar features a cartouche label that reads, “MEL. UIOLAT”. This would have been a honey based elixir of violet, which was used for skin infections. Jar displays… (909-68). Learn More »

PHILLIPS MEDICAL ENQUIRY — INTO THE LAWS OF THE VITAL FUNCTIONS W/OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF INTERNAL DISEASES

PHILLIPS MEDICAL ENQUIRY — INTO THE LAWS OF THE VITAL FUNCTIONS W/OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF INTERNAL DISEASES

By A.P. Wilson Philip, M.D. F.R. S. E., Fellow of the College of Physicians, Edinburgh. Published by Edward & Richard Parker, Philadelphia, 1818. 335pp. Title page ink signature: “A.… (611-248). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $115.00

ELEMENTS OF MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE, VOLUME TWO

ELEMENTS OF MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE, VOLUME TWO

By Theodrick Romeyn Beck, M.D. Published by Webster and Skinner, Albany, NY, 1823. 471pp. Full calf with two red lea. spine labels. Exhibits medium wear and scuffing of the extremities. Hinges remain… (611-244). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $150.00

MEDICAL TEXT - OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND CURE OF DROPSIES…W/APPENDIX CONTAINING CASES OF ANGINA PECTORIS W/DISSECTIONS

MEDICAL TEXT - OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND CURE OF DROPSIES…W/APPENDIX CONTAINING CASES OF ANGINA PECTORIS W/DISSECTIONS

By John Blackall, M.D. Published by James Webster, At the Office of Medical Recorder., Philadelphia, 1825. Second American edition, From the Fourth English edition. Front eps pencil signature: “A.P.… (611-241). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $155.00

WORLD WAR II TOURNIQUET

WORLD WAR II TOURNIQUET

Tourniquet is made of braided rope with a wooden handle on the end. Handle is marked, “GUYOT BROS. CO. INC. / ATTLEBORO MASS”. Item has remains of original brown paper wrapping. This would have… (801-551). Learn More »

RARE CASED CIVIL WAR PERIOD EMBALMING SURGEON’S CHEMICAL BOTTLES

RARE CASED CIVIL WAR PERIOD EMBALMING SURGEON’S CHEMICAL BOTTLES

During the early part of the Civil War it was the Embalming Surgeons that performed the embalming procedure. Most of the men were military surgeons, some were civilian surgeons that took up the trade… (M25239). Learn More »

DELFT FRENCH PORCELAIN DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1880

DELFT FRENCH PORCELAIN DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1880

Jar features a scene of colorful flowers and bands of gold gilt. In the center is the label, “VASELINA”. Backstamp reads, “J. FONTEMOING & L. PEIGNEY / PAUL LEFEBURE SUCCESSOR / 13 RUE DE… (909-115). Learn More »

RARE DELFT WET DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1725

RARE DELFT WET DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1725

English Delft tin-glazed pottery jar features a cartouche label that reads, “S ROSAR: SOL:”, flanked by cherubs. This was for a syrup of rose petals. This jar has very unique scalloped gray bands… (909-73). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

English Delft porcelain jar features gold gilt bands with a floral cartouche label that reads, “CUSPARIA”. This was a medicine made from the bark of a tree in South America and was used as a… (909-82). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1920

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1920

English Delft porcelain jar features gold gilt bands with a cartouche label that reads, “BUR. PAST.”, flanked by leaves, a goblet and a serpent. Jar is free of cracks and chips. Measures 8 ¾”… (909-89). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1860-90

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1860-90

French Delft ceramic jar features gold gilt bands and label flanked by palm trees that are encircled by serpents. Label reads, “CERA ALBA”, which is beeswax.  Jar is free of chips and cracks.… (909-75). Learn More »

18th CENTURY DELFT WET DRUG JAR

18th CENTURY DELFT WET DRUG JAR

English Delftware tin-glazed pottery jar features a blank cartouche label. Jar displays very light surface cracks and chips at the foot rim, top rim and spout, which are typical and acceptable with… (909-71). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1870’s

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1870’s

English Delft ceramic jar features gold gilt bands, the caduceus symbol and a cartouche label flanked by flowers that reads, “BALS: ARCOEL”.  Jar has one small chip on the side of the top rim.… (909-77). Learn More »


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WONDERFUL CONDITION ORIGINAL CONFEDERATE-MANUFACTURED KEPI FOR A DRUMMER BOY OR CHILD

This article of uniform clothing is an original, Civil War example of headgear manufactured in the Confederacy and presented here in wonderful, original intact condition. The period artifact is a small, dark blue colored, wool kepi, suited for a… (526-68). Learn More »

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