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EMPTY SURGEON’S KIT MARKED “U.S.A. MEDICAL DEPARTMENT”

EMPTY SURGEON’S KIT MARKED “U.S.A. MEDICAL DEPARTMENT”

This is a mahogany wood box for surgeon’s implements. The exterior remains in very good condition. An oval brass escutcheon is on the lid, in the center, and engraved in script, “U.S.A. / Medical… (413-69). Learn More »

19TH CENTURY MAKER MARKED TORTISE SHELL HANDLED SCALPEL

19TH CENTURY MAKER MARKED TORTISE SHELL HANDLED SCALPEL

Scalpel has a very nice tortoise shell handle that meas. approx. 3.50 inches long. Scalpel swings out easily. Blade is slightly curved and is marked “SHEPARD & DUDLEY.” Item is in very nice… (413-110). Learn More »

SMALL 19TH CENTURY MEDICAL LOCKING FORCEPS

SMALL 19TH CENTURY MEDICAL LOCKING FORCEPS

Forceps meas. approx. 4.50 inches long with a scissor shaped handle and flat serrated jaws at the opposite end. However, the handles can be locked to hold the forceps in place like a clamp. Item is… (413-107). Learn More »

VERY SMALL MEDICAL FORCEPS

VERY SMALL MEDICAL FORCEPS

Item meas. approx. 1.75 inches long. Forceps look more like  a small tweezers which operates by finger pressure. Item is not marked Item is clean and operates properly.   … (413-103). Learn More »

SURGEON’S KIT MARKED “U.S.A. MEDICAL DEPARTMENT” – NO IMPLEMENTS

SURGEON’S KIT MARKED “U.S.A. MEDICAL DEPARTMENT” – NO IMPLEMENTS

This is a velvet lined, mahogany wood box for surgeon’s implements. The box measures approximately 17” x 6.5” x 4.5”. The exterior remains in very good condition. An oval brass escutcheon is… (413-66). Learn More »

EMPTY MEDICAL / SURGEON’S KIT

EMPTY MEDICAL / SURGEON’S KIT

This is a velvet lined, mahogany wood box for surgeon’s implements. The box measures approximately 16” x 6.25” x 2.5”. The exterior remains in very good condition. An unengraved oval brass… (413-67). Learn More »

19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

Item meas. approx. 8.00 inches long with the cutting end curved upward. Scissors are in good condition and operate properly. Surfaces have a light patina.… (413-119). Learn More »

19TH CENTURY MAKER MARKED TORTISE SHELL HANDLED SCALPEL

19TH CENTURY MAKER MARKED TORTISE SHELL HANDLED SCALPEL

Scalpel has a good tortoise shell handle that meas. approx. 3.50 inches long. Scalpel swings out okay but the blade is slightly mottled and pitted close to the swivel pin making the maker’s mark… (413-111). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

Item meas. approx. 8.50 inches long with the cutting end curved to left. The maker’s mark reads “W. R. GOULDING, NEW YORK.” Goulding made medical instruments during both the Mexican and Civil… (413-121). Learn More »

$125.00
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CASED CIVIL WAR ERA AMPUTATION SET

CASED CIVIL WAR ERA AMPUTATION SET

This is a mid-nineteenth century, Civil War era amputation set in very nice condition. The wood box measures 15 inches long 5 ½ inches wide 2 ¾ inches tall and is fitted with two inlaid narrow brass… (490-2573). Learn More »

LONG THIN FORCEPS MADE BY TIEMANN

LONG THIN FORCEPS MADE BY TIEMANN

Forceps has a long thin curved nose that tapers to a rounded point. It has a tweezer like mechanism on the handle. The overall length is approx. 7.75 inches while the curved nose is approx. 5.25… (413-113). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY MEDICAL FLEAM

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY MEDICAL FLEAM

Fleam has a nice tortoiseshell handle and with the blade extended it meas. approx. 3.50 inches. Blade is nicely marked “ALOE & HERNSTEIN.” The blade is bright with minor mottling. Point is… (413-112). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY OPHTHALMIC TOOL

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY OPHTHALMIC TOOL

Tool has a bone handle marked “GEMRIG” with a very small steel scraper on one end and a hook on the other. Item has some light surface dirt but is in good condition. The J. H. Gemrig Company,… (413-123A). Learn More »

$50.00
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MEDICAL FORCEPS MADE BY OTTO & REYNDERS

MEDICAL FORCEPS MADE BY OTTO & REYNDERS

Item meas. approx. 8.00 inches long. Forceps have scissor-like grips with small serrated jaws. Item marked “OTTO & REYNDERS” Item is clean with light mottling. Operates properly. Otto &… (413-101). Learn More »

$95.00
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MAKER MARKED TOOTH EXTRACTOR

MAKER MARKED TOOTH EXTRACTOR

Meas. approx. 7.00 inches long. Grips on handle are crosshatched. Inside one of the handles is “LOWER MOLAR.” Bottom of one handle is stamped with the maker’s mark of “STEVENS.” Item has a… (413-96). Learn More »

“CLEANSE THE SYSTEM; PURIFY THE BLOOD:” DR. LANGLEY’S ROOT AND HERB BITTERS

“CLEANSE THE SYSTEM; PURIFY THE BLOOD:” DR. LANGLEY’S ROOT AND HERB BITTERS

This is a nice example in aqua of a Langley’s bitters bottle with applied mouth about 8.5 inches tall and 3 inches wide at the base, with raised lettering: DR. LANGLEY’S / ROOT & HERB /… (2021-473). Learn More »

BLUE APOTHECARY JAR CIRCA 1850-1860

BLUE APOTHECARY JAR CIRCA 1850-1860

Apothecary bottles like this are very scarce in blue.  This is a fine example with its original tin top. These were used to store dry ingredients for medicinal use. There is minimal bubbling on the… (2021-189). Learn More »

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

MAKER MARKED 19TH CENTURY CURVED SCISSORS

Item meas. approx. 7.00 inches long with the cutting end curved to right. The maker’s mark reads “TIEMANN.” Tiemann was one of the major suppliers of surgical sets and instruments during the… (413-117). Learn More »

SMALL MEDICAL FORCEPS MADE BY TIEMANN

SMALL MEDICAL FORCEPS MADE BY TIEMANN

Item meas. approx. 4.50 inches long. Forceps look more like tweezers with a small mechanism to hold them closed. Item is faintly marked “TIEMANN” on inside surface. Item is clean and operates… (413-115). Learn More »

$125.00
ON HOLD

MAKER MARKED MEDICAL FORCEPS

MAKER MARKED MEDICAL FORCEPS

Item meas. approx. 8.50 inches long. Spring grips have a herringbone pattern for better handling. Jaws are serrated. Item marked “GEMRIG – PHILA.” Item is clean with moderate mottling. Operates… (413-100). Learn More »

$125.00
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MEDICAL STAFF SWORD OF SURGEON ROBERT BROWNE, 31st NEW JERSEY AND U.S. VOLS BREVETED MAJOR AND LT. COLONEL

Robert Bethel Browne did two tours of duty as an army surgeon in the Civil War: the first as the Surgeon of the 31st New Jersey, when he acquired this sword, and then as an Assistant Surgeon in the U.S. Volunteer forces of the U.S. Army, when he… (1117-117). Learn More »

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