February 14, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends February 25, 2019


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Complete Civil War-Era Amputation Kit by Snowden

Wood case with red velvet lining, dimensions 9.25 x 16.5 x 2.5 in. Complete 11-piece set with ebony handles, includes capital saw, bone saw, catlin knives, bone cutting forceps, and tourniquet. All three knives, scalpel, and cutting forceps marked "SNOWDEN."

Provenance:From the collection of Art Gerber, Indiana

Condition:

Good ondition overall some spotting of rust on blades, which are overall bright and retain a good edge.  Handles may have some minor splits and cracks.  Some fading to lining.  

Estimate: $600 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,160
02/14/2019

 

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