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Auction: Treasures of the Civil War: Premier Auction
was auctioned on: 31 October 2018
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Civil War Era Field Surgical Kit by Mann Stettin

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Estimate: n. a.
Price realised:  US$3,120
Lot number 833, Views: 32

Velvet-lined wood case with brass fittings, 16.25 x 10.25 x 3.25 in., having two tiers and containing 30 surgical implements (several with ebony or horn handles), 10 of which are marked "MANN," two of which are marked "MANN / STETTIN," and one of which is marked "TEUFEL / PHILA." Implements include a bone saw, a bone dust brush, forceps, tweezers, several knives, and several trepanning tools such as a brace trephine, raspatory, and lenticular knife. Included with kit is a partial piece of paper from a German periodical dated September 1829. Condition: Wear to case leather, including leather loss ink multiple areas (mostly edges); some wear including tearing to velvet lining. Tools appear to be in mostly good condition.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
Title: Treasures of the Civil War: Premier Auction
Date of the auction: 31 Oct 2018
Address: Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
Este Ave 6270
OH 45232 Cincinnati
United States
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