Amazing Surgeons Box

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1855/18: Here is a remarkable fully-fitted and original NAVY SURGEON'S BOX in very fine condition. The solid mahogany box (which is bound in heavy brass) is inscribed: "K.H. Jones, Surgeon RN to the central cartouche and it opens to reveal a vast array of dozens of different tools and implements, which include: +Scalpels of various sizes +3 Bone Saws +Ebony handled Trepanning Saw +Set of 6 Tooth Extractors +Set of Six 'Scissor' clamps +Silver catheters +Various lancets and many other surgical tools. A remarkable box in virtually unused condition. 17 x 8 x 4.5ins (43x20x11.5cms). Perhaps First World War?

c.1915

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£2450