251

Fine and Extensive Civil War-Era Surgical and Amputation Kit

Wood case with brass fittings and lock and red velvet lining, 16.25 x 6.5 x 3.5 in. high. Twenty-eight pieces including capital saw, trephine, tourniquet, scalpels, catlin and liston knives, bone chisel, and other instruments. Nearly all pieces marked "W.F. FORD N.Y." and "CASEWELL/HAZARD & CO."  

Provenance:From the collection of Art Gerber, Indiana

Condition:

Overall good condition with clean and bright blades showing minimal darkening.  Some fading of interior lining.  Wood handles may show some wear including minor splits and cracks.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,750
11/15/2019

Internet Bidding
 

Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us
 

To receive your items before the holidays, payments must be received in full no later than November 27.

Let Cowan's Handle Your Shipping!

Cowan's Auctions is one of the only houses to offer full service, in-house shipping.  

Our experts pack and ship over 5,000 purchases each year.  
Shipping costs are included on every invoice to make getting your items as fast and easy as possible. 

For more information, click HERE or contact shipping@cowans.com.