Circumcision knife

Circumcision knife with steel blade and crude wooden handle with silver mounts, in case, c. 1690

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
A610546
Materials:
braid, complete, leather, paper (fibre product), silver (metal), steel (metal), wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (knife): 20 mm x 172 mm,
overall (case): 22 mm x 34 mm x 195 mm,
type:
circumcision knife
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • surgical equipment
  • surgical instrument
  • circumcision equipment
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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