Operation set by Weiss, c. 1830

Made:
1830-1836 in London
maker:
Weiss, John

Operation set comprising 48 surgical instruments in a case, made by Weiss, London, c.1836, owned by Mr Raymond Russell. The case is inscribed 'Razor maker to his Majesty'. Some instruments have a crown and "G. R" in addition to Weiss's name. Some scalpels and bistouries signed "Simpson."

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
A500457
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), silk velvet, steel (metal), wood (unidentified)
credit:
Mr. Raymond Russell
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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